Nicola Schößler studied acting at the Folkwang University in Essen and F. M. Alexander-Technik in Berlin. Numerous engagements at theaters in Germany (a.o. Schauspielhaus Bochum, Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus, Theater Freiburg, Staatstheater Mainz, DT Berlin, Schauspiel Hannover) and a collaboration with Wim Vandekeybus in Brussels followed. She was a member of the Faust ensemble under Peter Stein. As a director she worked with Vandekeybus, among others, and as a film actress she is present in films by Edgar Reitz, John Bock and others. She has also worked for many years with Hans Werner Kroesinger at HAU in Berlin. She was a curator for the Entropia-Festival Berlin. After moving to Vienna, projects at ImPulsTanz with Ivo Dimchev and Claudia Bosse followed. Most recently she collaborated with performer/choreographer Mirjam Klebel on Die Infantin trägt den Scheitel links at Toihaus Salzburg.