Julian NICOSIA is a choreographer and dancer.
Born in Saint-Etienne France in 1989. Julian studied at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Lyon from 2006 to 2010.
As a dancer he began his career at the Ballet de l’Opéra de Lyon in 2010 under the artistic direction of Yorgos Loukos. During five years in the company, Julian performed in and created works for the most notables Choreographer including William Forsythe, Jiří Kylián, Mats EK, Trisha Brown, Ohad Naharin, Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, Maguy Marin among others…
In 2015, he began to dance for the world renowned Choreographer Jacopo Godani in Frankfurt am Main. Two years later, he began as his choreographic assistant as well as to reset his pieces in prestigious company.
As a choreographer, Julian created "How long is now - Part 1" for the Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company in 2017. Julian was also invited to film his most recent work "LESLI " at the Fondation BEYELER in Basel, Switzerland.