Mike began his career as an actor at the age of 8 focusing primarily on theatre in and around the Twin Cities, Minnesota. In addition to his work in the theatre he was also involved in several commercial and industrial projects throughout his 10 year career in the Twin Cities. Mike moved to Chicago in 2007 to attend DePaul University where he received his BFA in Acting from The Theatre School at DePaul, a prestigious conservatory for acting. After graduating he moved to the other side of the table and began working at Gray Talent Group from 2011-2018.
Mike now freelance teaches at schools like ATC and has helped pioneer ATC's new College Audition Clinic.
About the course
It takes skill to let go of your inhibitions and find the right balance of energy to perform over-the-top comedy. This class will help you find the life inside the characters of Disney and Nickelodeon while tackling some of your favorite television scripts.