Bio

Michael grew up in North Haven, Connecticut and graduated Yale University, Magna Cum Laude, in 2005 having studied Economics and Theater. Michael began acting at age 6 and has not stopped since; his work ranges from classical theater to contemporary and on camera, and his credits include work on all the New York City based soap operas to feature work in several award-winning independent films to credit working on the HBO pilot Bored To Death to a feature performing on Live! with Regis & Kelly. He began his dance training while in college, performing and choreographing in undergraduate organizations, and then debuted professionally performing at the Yale Repertory Theater having dance captained an original production of Miss Julie choreographed by Peter Pucci. Michael has performed in numerous musicals and at equity theaters across the country, and recently finished performing on the national tour of Twyla Tharp’s Broadway show, Movin’ Out. A former NYC math teacher, Abercrombie&Fitch model, 2nd Degree Black Belt, and active AEA and AFTRA member, Michael was overjoyed to join the Paul Taylor Dance Company in the Fall of 2008 and has been performing with the company full time since. Michael is also the author of the recently published young adult book "Flying Through Yellow" www.flyingthroughyellow.com.

Michael would like to dedicate this site to all the artists out there dedicated to pursuing their dreams
and to his mom who told him at age 6, "Everything you do counts!"