In 2012, Michael was recognized by the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival as a winner in the Musical Theatre Initiative competition. He was also the Co-Founder of the Musical Theatre Organization, a student run organization at East Stroudsburg University that is still in operation. Today, Michael's passion for performance has lead him to work with Latinx playwrights and theatre artists such as, Christopher Moncayo-Torres and Francisco Mendoza. He has also developed new plays with companies such as Theatre C, Intar, and Teatro Sea.
Originally from Pennsylvania, Michael is a multi-talented actor, singer, and songwriter based in Brooklyn, NY. He is making his way through an exciting performance career lighting up stages with his versatile talent. Michael has appeared in several performances between Philadelphia and New York. He has worked with musical theatre professionals such as Joey Chancey, Mark Janas, Andy Gale, and more.
Michael's music is influenced by artists of the motown era as well as hip-hop and R&B artists of the early 90s. He collaborates with Philadelphia based artist, LG (Lyrical Genius), and is a member of the TEAM GENIUS movement. Michael is featured on LG's debut album "Caught in the Middle" and is collaborating on her next project. Michael recently played with artist, Rich Hennessy, opening up for Smash Mouth in New Jersey this past September. You can expect a solo project from Michael in 2018.