Production Manager/Technical Director
Michael is in his 30th season with PlayMakers Repertory Company. He has been Technical Director, Project Manager, Exhibition Technician, and Lighting Designer for industrial shows in the Southeast region as well as lead carpenter for films, the U.S. Olympic Festival, and scenic studios. He has also been a rigger in the Southeast region and has served on the executive board and as President of IATSE Local 417. An active member of USITT, he is a three-time winner at Tech Expo of the United States Institute for Theatre Technology.
Faculty: Associate Professor/Head of the Technical Production Program at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. Instructor at High Point University and Tufts University.
Education: MFA in Design and Technical Production, UNC-Greensboro.