An Edmonton native, Michelle graduated from the GMCC Theatre program. Along with her fellow classmates launched their theatre company Edgewise Ensemble and performed in shows such as Don Juan in Chicago, Measure for Measure, Talk Radio and Stalkers. Other companies on her resume (link to Portfolio Page) include River Crossing Theatre, Concrete Theatre, Workshop West, Unconscious Collective, The NextFestival (Theatre Network), Focus Productions, Off the Fence, The Solocentric Festival and Fringe Festivals in Edmonton, Saskatoon, and Vancouver.

Michelle has also worked on various film projects while in Edmonton and Toronto. Michelle is currently gearing up to taker her one woman show Deep Fried Curried Perogies (link to DFCP tab on the site) to the Fringe Festivals in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Winnipeg, Calgary and Vancouver.

Michelle is in the process of writing a show about inclusion and acceptance for young audiences called Real World (working title), of which a draft was presented at the Master Fine Arts 681 New Works Workshop.

Photos by Tim Leyes