Michael has worked extensively in theater in Europe and across America.  Broadway performing credits include The Phantom of the Opera and The Woman in White, allowing him to work with two of the most prolific theater directors in history, Hal Prince and Trevor Nunn.  In Europe he starred in Elisabeth, The Musical, Les Miserables, and numerous productions of Phantom.  Michael recently starred in the Off-Broadway production of This Side of Paradise. Recordings include Bernstein's Peter Pan, two albums of Elisabeth, the Musical, Frank Wildhorn's Tears of Heaven. Michael received a Drama Desk nomination in 2010 for his work as Producer on the Off-Broadway production of ImaginOcean. Michael is currently producing/developing a pilot series entitled ''The New Fangled Variety Show'' starring John Tartaglia. He is founding member of Gables Grove Productions, Inc., through which he has co-created and co-produced family entertainment for Royal Caribbean and Carnival Cruise Lines. Michael is one of the founders of the New York Children’s Theater Festival.