Mr Alexander Michael

Mr Alexander Michael

Alexander Michael is a Lecturer in Dance at University of Nicosia in Cyprus. Mr. Michael holds an Msc Dance Science degree from the University of Wolverhampton and has presented paper Multidisciplinary dancer, performance profile at “World Dance Alliance Global Summit 2014”. Mr. Michael began his formal dance training at the School of Toronto Dance Theatre, where he was introduced to the Martha Graham technique. While still a student Mr. Michael embarked on a performing career, dancing with some of Canada’s most respected choreographers such as David Earle, Darryl Hoskins, and Patricia Beatty. In 1997, Alexander moved to New York to join the highly-esteemed Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance on a full scholarship. Shortly, he joined the Martha Graham Ensemble as a principal dancer and toured USA. An injury led him away from dancing for a number of years, during which he pursued a successful international modeling career. Upon retuning to Cyprus is 2002, Mr. Michael has performed with Lia Haraki, Christodoulos Panayiotou, Omada Pente, Alexandra Waierstall, and many others. He began his choreographic career in 2005 creating a number of works present in Cyprus and at international festivals. Mostly recently, he has collaborated with the Danish Black Box Dance Company funded by the Pafos 2017 cultural organization.