As a Director/Choreographer Michael has mounted productions of Disney’s TARZAN, HELLO, DOLLY!, 9 to 5 (Arizona Broadway Theatre), HAIRSPRAY (2012 Moss Hart Award–Best Musical ), HAIR, A CHORUS LINE, LES MISERABLES (2007 Moss Hart Award–Best Musical), THE PRODUCERS, GYPSY, and 42nd STREET (New Bedford Festival Theatre), THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS starring Ruta Lee and Ed Dixon (Casa Manana), HAIRSPRAY, FOREVER PLAID (Cohoes Music Hall), ALL SHOOK UP (PaperMill Theatre), MUSIC OF THE NIGHT-THE SONGS OF ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER (German Premiere), NOISES OFF, AS IS, IN TROUSERS, NOT MY DAUGHTER (Midtown International Theatre Festival), TINTYPES, WHODUNIT? by Ed Dixon, THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE, and 8 TRACK- THE SOUNDS OF THE 70’S.(Cider Mill Playhouse), and THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, 42nd STREET(Boston Conservatory). Choreographic credits include SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN (2012 ariZoni award – Best Choreographer).FUNNY GIRL (Westchester Broadway), MAMA, I WANT TO SING (New World Stages-Featuring Melba Moore and Maurice Hines), IT HAPPENED IN LITTLE ROCK (Arkansas Repertory), and GEORGE M! Before switching to the other side of the table, Michael’s two decade performing career brought him all around the world, including performing in five Broadway National tours, two European tours, countless regional productions, television, film, and even 9 seasons with the famed Christmas Spectacular at New York’s Radio City Music Hall. For a more personal look please feel free to visit his website at www.michaelsusko.com.