Michael P. Martin 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 75 local theatre productions(including his Kalamazoo Civic debut in the Compleat Wrks of Wllm Shkspr Abridged in 2000), several independent films, area television commercials, and the Silverleaf Renaissance Faire’s Pit Players Mud Show. He has served as director at several area theatres such as The New Vic Theatre where he adapted and directed Romeo and Juliet and Jekyll & Hyde. For the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre, Michael directed And Then There WereNone, The Pirates of Penzance: In Concert, The Compleat Wrks of Wllm Shkspr Abridged, and Tick, Tick … Boom! Memorable Kalamazoo Civic performances include: Lord Farquaad in Shrek: TheMusical, Sherlock Holmes in Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure, The Fool in King Lear, and Puck in Shakespeare in Hollywood. Michael serves as the Director of Experience Fulfillment at the Air Zoo, a world-class aviation and aerospace experience.