"We do not exist alone. As a queer artist, I explore the power and fragility of relationships and what it means to exist for another human being as well as yourself. My work digests the erotic and sensual, bringing forth the vulnerability of intimate acts within grand spaces."
NICKY MAGGIO was born and raised in Easton, Massachusetts. He received his BFA in Theatre Performance at Emerson College where he worked on more than twenty-five productions in four years. After graduating Summa Cum Laude, Mr. Maggio moved to New York City to pursue a career as a freelance director and acting coach.
Mr. Maggio is a graduate of the Michael Chekhov Actors Studio of Boston where he studied under master teacher Scott Fielding. At the age of twenty-one, Mr. Maggio was accepted into the Actors Center's Teacher Development Program and currently the youngest graduate of the program by thirteen years. He is a member of the esteemed National Alliance of Acting Teachers under Michael J. Miller and trained under master teachers Ron Van Lieu, Fay Simpson, Slava Dolgachev and Jane Nikols.
Since 2015, Mr. Maggio attends The New School, College of Performing Arts Graduate Program, currently as a MFA candidate in the field of directing. While attending NSD, he has directed new works including collaborator Nikhil Mahapatra's "CARNAL" "Roots", "Afterwards" and an untitled developmental play as well as assisting esteemed director Tea Alagic on many of her professional productions and workshops. He will graduate in May of 2018.