Nicolas Rapaic studied ballet at the École de Danse de l’Opéra National de Paris and the École du Conservatoire de Musique et de Danse in France. He then went on to perform with the Jeune Ballet de France and Les Ballets de Monte-Carlo. He danced with Dutch National Ballet from 1992 to 2008, where he was promoted to soloist in 2000 and created several workshop choreographies. Nicolas has worked as a freelance ballet teacher with Codarts, Amsterdam Dance Centre, and youth dance company De Stilte, among others, since 2008. He also plays character roles for the company on a regular basis.