Nikolai Mezin was born in Samara. In 2021 he graduated from the Boris Eifman Dance Academy (class of Andrei Valentinovich Ivanov).
In 2019 he studied at the Sirius Educational Center, Sochi.
Since July 2021, Nikolai Mezin has been an artist of the Ballet Company of the Primorsky Stage of the Mariinsky Theatre.
Repertoire at the Primorsky Stage of the Mariinsky Theatre includes:
The Swan Lake (Waltz/Polonaise, Hungarian Dance); choreography by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov, revised choreography by Konstantin Sergeyev,
The Sleeping Beauty (Carabosse’ Retinue, Mazurka, Waltz, Courtiers); choreography by Marius Petipa, revised version by Konstantin Sergeyev, Eldar Aliev,
La Bayadère (parrots); choreography by Marius Petipa, revised choreography by Vladimir Ponomarev and Vakhtang Chabukiani,
Don Quixote (Seguidilla, Gypsies); choreography by Alexander Gorsky after Marius Petipa,
Giselle (Peasants); choreography by Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot, Marius Petipa,
Le Corsaire (Forban); choreography by Eldar Aliev using fragments from choreography by Marius Petipa,
A Thousand and One Nights (Archers, Bacchanal, The Marketplace Scene, Thieves, Final); choreography by Eldar Aliev,
The Firebird (Lovers, Kashchei’s subjects); choreography by Eldar Aliev,
Daphnis et Chloé (Warriors); choreography by Dmitry Pimonov,
The Little Humpbacked Horse (Firebirds, Sea boys),
Phaedra (Men); choreography by Flemming Flindt.