Nicole Hogsett is a seasoned nonprofit marketing professional passionate about educating and engaging children through theater and visual arts. At NYCCT, she oversees all marketing channels, creates social media campaigns, manages front-of-house and box office, and more. Nicole has created resource guides, visual stories, pre and post-show and class activities, and worksheets for twenty productions and classes. Nicole launched sensory-friendly with NYCCT’s Education Director and ASL-interpreted performances. She co-created Creative Clubhouse, NYCCT’s virtual playspace, providing families with activities, styles, and more. Nicole is the co-producer of Start the Conversation, a combination of videos, workshops, activities, and resource guides that provide grown-ups with the language and tools necessary to start and continue nuanced conversations around big topics with their children.
Nicole works as a Teaching Artist with Arts for All, New York City Children’s Theater, and is a Supporting Artist with CO/LAB Theater Group. Nicole co-devised and facilitated the six-session theatre in education piece, La Isla de ¡Yo No Se!/The Island of I Don’t Know!, implemented in a bilingual Pre-K classroom from January – March 2023. She also co-devised and facilitated The Difference Detectives, implemented in Kindergarten and 1st-grade classrooms in May 2022.
Nicole holds an M.A. in Applied Theatre from the City University of New York and a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications and Media Studies with a Minor in Business and a concentration in Journalism from St. John’s University.