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Nicholas Davio is a Chicago-based music director, multi-instrumentalist, teaching artist and songwriter who holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Millikin University, with an emphasis in Vocal Performance. Notable theater credits as Music Director include Shelly Duvall's: Women Under the Influence Theatre. (Salonathon and Steppenwolf's LookOut Presents). The David Bowie Variety Hour (MCA Chicago). Frederick and A Year with Frog and Toad (Chicago Children's Theatre). Alien Queen (Scooty and JoJo). Rent (Columbia College Chicago). Big River (Bohemian Theatre Ensemble). The Spitfire Grill and The Robber Bridegroom (Chicago Academy for the Arts). He currently holds teaching artist positions at The Old Town School of Folk Music and Chicago Children’s Theatre. Nicholas also served as the rehearsal guitarist for the Chicago production of Million Dollar Quartet for 5 years, and has been nominated twice in the "Musical Direction" category by the Jeff Awards committee.