Dancer Profile: Nicole
G2O Spa + Salon: Hair: Kathleen Hanlon
- Hometown: Farmington, CT
- Nickname: Nickiveee
- Occupation: Public Relations Professional and Wedding Coordinator
- Tenure: Second year veteran
- TV Show: Big Brother
- Movie: Elf
- Book: Burial Rites
- App: Words with Friends
- Food: Homemade spaghetti and meatballs
- Music: Amy Winehouse
- Place to visit: Iceland
- Celtics Player: Jaylen Brown
What is the best thing about being a Celtics dancer?
Being able to dance on the parquet floor with my team and represent Boston!
What is your favorite quote to live by?
“Fear doesn’t exist anywhere except in the mind.”
What 3 words best describe you?
Motivated, passionate and outgoing.
What is one thing on your bucket list you'd like to accomplish?
To open my own Italian restaurant.
If you were a superhero what would your super power be?
The ability to stay awake for days. There are not enough hours in the day to do everything I want to do!
What is your greatest achievement?
Making the Celtics Dancers! I’ve been dreaming of becoming a professional dancer since I started dancing at 2 years old. It is so amazing to be a part of such an accomplished group of young women.
What are your game day rituals and routines?
Game day prep includes drinking lots of water, lots and lots of coffee. I love walking through Boston before heading to the Garden – it’s amazing to feel the energy and excitement around the city right before a game!
What is your biggest guilty pleasure?
A big pasta dinner in the North End finished off with pastries.
During your free time, what are your favorite hobbies?
I love practicing yoga, watching the Food Network and trying out new recipes. I also am a part-time wedding coordinator!
What is the best thing about Boston fans?
Boston fans are the most loyal and proudest fans in the league. Nobody loves their team as much as Boston fans love the Celtics!