Since 2006, Michael has worked with various theatre companies as a dramaturg, writer, deviser and performer such as Reckless Sleepers, Strange Names Collective, Dog Kennel Hill Project, Hetain Patel, Zoi Dimitriou, Gabriele Reuter, Priya Mistry, Kieran Spiers and Tom Marshman. In 2012, he was an outside eye for the Meeting Place at Southbank Centre featuring Lea Anderson, Candoco, Boris Charmatz, Siobhan Davies and Thomas Lehmann. He is dramaturg on the S.H.E.D project at the University of Derby.