I'm excited to announce that I will be continuing with The Second City through my acceptance into their year-long Music Improv Conservatory! Keep a look out for show dates throughout the year!
Thank you to the Northwest Indiana Excellence in Theatre Foundation (NIETF) for their recognition of Anything Goes with 8 nominations, including best production of a musical, best director, best principle actress in a musical (Trinidad Snider as Reno Sweeney), best scenic design of a musical (Jessica Howe), best costume design of a musical (Kathleen Belk), best vocal direction (Chris Staulbaum), best music direction (Chris Staulbaum), and best choreography (Molly Vass).
Congrats to all the nominees! I look forward to celebrating all the amazing work from the past year!
For a full list of nominees and more information about NIETF please click here
and everybody is raving about The Merry Wives of Windsor!
"Top-Notch Cast"- Barbara Vitello, Daily Herald
"3 out of 4 Stars"- Kerry Reid, Chicago Trubune
Click on the following links for the papers individual reviews:
Thank you to my grandparents and Aunt for sticking out the terrible weather and coming to see the show a second time! I cannot thank you enough for the endless and loving support!
The Merry Wives of Windsor was featured on Broadwayworld.com....
Got to host my first interactive workshop on Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet with James Ward Elementary's 8th grade classes. Thank you to English Teacher (and aunt) Denise Rewers for inviting me in! Thankful to have had the opportunity to help dissect Shakespeare and make it a little less daunting. Hoping to continue this series!
Had such an amazing time with the cast of "How Can You Run With A Shell On Your Back?" It was really cool to bring to life a character so many kids can relate to!
I'm VERY excited to announce that I will be playing Slender in First Folio's* production of The Merry Wives of Windsor ! The show will run for 5 weeks Wed-Sun Starting July 9th. For more information on the show and tickets visit:
I'm very excited to announce that I will be portraying the character of Howie in JPAC's four performance TYA of "How Can You Run With a Shell on Your Back?"
The performances will take place in April.
A MASSIVE thank you to the unbelievable Sheri Sanders for her help in her master class at Porchlight Music Theatre! I look forward to working with her again soon!
For more information on Sheri and her Rock the Audition click here.
I'm also very excited to announce that I will be going on for the role of Dr. Wink in the first two performances of Pinkalicious the Musical on October 19th!
For more information on the show click here!
I'm very excited to finally announce that I will be making my post-grad directorial debut with the musical Anything Goes by Cole Porter in February 2014 at the Memorial Opera House in Valparaiso, Indiana. More information to come!
Michael recently accepted an offer with Northbrook Musical Theatre for Young Audiences as their season understudy. With Northbrook Michael will make his professional debut and earn his EMC.
June-July 2013: Michael recently spent 6 weeks working with Master Teacher, Kari Margolis, on the Margolis Method in beautiful Barryville, NY.