A learning experience for students of theatre arts ages 14-19



Summer Workshop Series offering students an opportunity to

work on monologues, group scenes, solo and ensemble musical numbers in an exciting environment with an emphasis on creative collaboration.

Students may attend one or both camp weeks.


Acting or Singing Workshop $125

Must chose one workshop per week. $25 non-refundable registration fee due now, balance due July 1, 2019


Guest Speaker

Michael is a 2002 graduate of Western Michigan University's Department of Theatre, completing a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre Performance.


Since moving to Kalamazoo in 1997, Michael has performed in over 70 local theatre productions, several independent films, area television commercials, and the Silverleaf Renaissance Faire's Pit Players Mud Show. He recently starred as Jack Manningham in The New Vic Theatre production of Gaslight, being reviewed as “utterly sinister, but with wonderful nuance”.


Michael has served as director at several area theatres such as the New Vic Theatre where he recently directed Romeo & Juliet and served as writer, director, and actor for his new work, Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea: A Play Set to Sea Shanties.


For the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre, Michael previously directed And Then There Were None, The Pirates of Penzance: In Concert, and The Compleat Wrks of Will Shkspr (Abridged).


Memorable New Vic Theatre performances include: Norman in The Norman Conquests, Dracula in Dracula, Bingham in The Fox on the Fairway, and Norman in Star-Spangled Girl.


When not playing in one of Kalamazoo's celebrated theatres, Michael serves as the Member Engagement Manager of the Air Zoo, a world-class aviation and aerospace experience. 

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The New Vic Theatre is supported by grants from :

The Marvin and Rosalie Okun Foundation

The New Vic Theatre - A Tradition of Theatrical Excellence in Kalamazoo for over 50 years

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