Michael, who resides in Indiana, is excited to be at the Clarence Brown for the first time. He has music directed across the country as well as performed in national tour performances of I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change and the San Diego premiere of Bed and Sofa. Recently, Michael won the Distinguished Achievement in Composition from the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival for scoring the original work Frankenstein. Currently, Michael serves as coordinator for the Musical Theatre program at Ball State University. Michael earned a Master of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre from San Diego State University.