Nicole grew up in Bloomington, Indiana where she later attended college at Indiana University and received her degree in Theatre and Drama.
Nicole has performed extensively during her time in Bloomington, not only for IU but for various local theatres including The Bloomington Playwrights Project, MCCT, and the John Waldron. Regionally she has performed in Chicago for Cornservatory and The Empty Theatre; for the Indiana Festival Theatre and most recently for the Colorado Shakespeare Festival.
As of December 2014, Nicole has also begun pursuing a career in theatrical design; including SFX make-up, creature and puppet fabrication, costuming and mask-making. Nicole enjoys basically the same stuff she likes when she's busy. She also loves her beagle, Max. If you would like to see the work Nicole is currently doing, please visit: nicolethebruce.com