Mr. Michael has been dancing since age 4, training in the styles of jazz, contemporary, tap, ballet, and acrobatics. He competed on Fusion’s Dance Company for 10 consecutive years. He recently graduated summa cum laude from Pepperdine University with a degree in Theatre Directing and a minor in Sociology. Mr. Michael was a performer and Dance Captain for multiple musical productions, while also actively choreographing for cabarets and extracurricular events. In his final year, Mr. Michael assumed the role of Assistant Director for his University’s resident Cance company, Dance In Flight, completing a senior thesis on how the modern college experience shapes character and purpose in adulthood. Although he only teaches intermittently due to his vocation as musical theatre performer, Mr. Michael continues to enjoy his role as a guest choreographer and technique instructor for Fusion’s Company dancers.