Currently appeared on Broadway in the new musical “Amazing Grace”…
... Michael originated the roles of abolitionist Rabbi Einhorn and Prince Fredrick both based on historical figures.
Michael was born and raised in Waukesha, Wisconsin where he attended Carroll University, met his beautiful wife, and taught high school drama. After finishing his Masters degree at The University of California at Irvine he toured the country in The Lion King as the hornbill Zazu and visited fifty cities as Mr. Banks in Mary Poppins.
Other recent credits include: Kiss Me Kate at Barrington Stage Company; National Pastime, a new musical directed by Hunter Foster at Bucks County Playhouse; Skylight Opera Theater, Repertory Theater of St. Louis, Cincinnati Playhouse. You may have also seen Michael on Law & Order: SVU, Law and Order: CI; the new John Goodman sitcom, Alpha House, and Boardwalk Empire.
Michael is an Instructor of Speech and Theater at Princeton Theological Seminary and is founder of The Dialect Lab of Princeton (DialectLab.com).