Nicola was born in Malta in 1999. She began her training in Classical Ballet at the age of 7 at the Dance Workshop, under the direction of Theresa Lungaro-Mifsud. She has achieved distinctions in her Cecchetti examinations up to Advanced 2, and began Contemporary Dance at age 13. Nicola has attended multiple courses with prestigious schools, including The Royal Ballet School and The English National Ballet School. In 2016, she was given the opportunity to perform alongside company members from Cienfuegos Dance Company in their piece '88 Lillies and a Dog'. Nicola has attended masterclasses and worked with choreographers and dancers including Kristina and Sade Alleyne, Yoshua Cienfuegos, Diane Van Schoor, Franco De Vita, Peter Jasko and Enrico Morelli. Nicola joined ŻfinMalta in 2017.