Nina has recently worked with Colvestone Primary School in Hackney, directing their performance for a Fundraiser Concert for The Prince's Foundation for Children & the Arts, filmed by Sky Arts. She directs education workshops for Opera North Education, leading a targeted programme of creative workshops for primary schools alongside Opera North mainstage productions of Figaro, The Bartered Bride, La Fanciulla del West and A Midsummer Night's Dream. These culminate in performances of 120 children at Nottingham Theatre Royal Concert Hall.
She has worked with the Hackney Music Development Trust, leading workshops, rehearsals and directing a series of Musical Theatre pieces for primary and secondary students. She has devised and led workshops for Opera North Education productions Swanhunter and Hansel & Gretel, working with teachers and primary school children through Cumbria, Nottinghamshire and Yorkshire, providing children with a positive experience of opera, encouraging creativity and developing musical and dramatic skills. Further education experience includes leading workshops for primary school children alongside English National Opera's mainstage production of The Pearl Fishers, and for the Royal Opera House's Sleepover for European Opera Day.