Michael Connolly

Sessional Lecturer

Biography

This is Michael’s fourteenth year of teaching voice at the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies. He has also taught at York University, George Brown College, Seneca College, Sheridan College, the Canadian Native Theatre School, Equity Showcase and Theatre Ontario. For several years, Michael was a performance trainer for the CBC, specializing in voice and presentation skills. He has trained broadcasters and performers across the country. As a writer, Michael’s works have appeared on CBC radio, the Summerworks Theatre Festival, with Mixed Company, and at the Helen Gardiner Phelan Playhouse. As an actor Michael has worked with Canadian Stage, Theatre Aquarius, Manitoba Theatre Workshop, and Mixed Company. Michael holds a MFA from York University.

Education

MFA, York University