Actor, Educator, Director
Current and Recent
Mike currently teaches acting and theater at the American University of Sharjah.
Mike directed Friend in Need as part of the American University of Sharjah Spring 2021 Lockdown Theatre
Mike's play Martin and Margaret and the MINDSWAP, co-written by Amaree Cluff, was produced at Frostburg State University, May 2020.
Mike directed True West at the American University of Sharjah, Spring 2020.
Mike served as a Co-Coordinator of the AUS Second International Theatre, Spring 2020
Mike directed Tough Choices for the New Century at the American University of Sharjah, Fall 2019.
Mike directed The Liar at Live Arts in Charlottesville, VA, Spring 2018.
Mike produced The Tempest, Much Ado About Nothing, The Wizard of Oz, and Jungle Book Kids at Live Arts, Summer 2018.
Mike was the Education Director and managed the Mentor/Apprentice Program at Live Arts, 2015-2018.
Mike's play Martin and Margaret and the MINDSWAP, co-written by Amaree Cluff, was produced by The Rexburg Community Theatre, Winter 2017.
Mike played Cop (Robert Hollingsworth) in Middletown at the Heritage Theatre Festival, Summer 2017.
Mike produced The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged), A Midsummer Night's Dream, and Peter Pan Jr., at Live Arts, Summer 2017.
Mike directed Mission: Implausible! , developed with writer/performer Sandi Carroll, produced by Logic Limited Ltd.
Recent Mission: Implausible! Performances
The Brick Theater’s New York Clown Theater Festival
Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburg, PA
Theatre Project Baltimore, Baltimore, MD The Baltimore Sun
Mike directed Nice Work If You Can Get It at Live Arts in Charlottesville, VA, Summer 2016.
Mike's short play A Special Brand of Intimacy, was produced as part of the Whole Theatre 24/7 Festival, April 2016.
Mike was selected to participate in the Center for Nonprofit Excellence Management Academy, 2016-17.
Mike's short play Eiffel Escapade, co-written with Amaree Cluff, was produced as part of the College of Southern Nevada's New Play Festival, November 2015.
Mike played Nick in Shear Madness at the Old Creamery Theatre, Summer 2015.
Mike's play Martin and Margaret and the MINDSWAP, co-written by Amaree Cluff, was produced by Southern Virginia University, Fall 2014.