Michael joined the Restless Central classes in 2015 and was invited to join the Youth Ensemble in 2016. Michael has performed with Waikerie High School in a range of school musicals and drama productions.
Michael performed in the Restless Dance Theatre season of In the Balance for the 2016 Adelaide Cabaret Festival. He also performed in Swell directed by James Bull and Free and Fearless directed by Chris Dyke as part of Debut 5: the Dancers Direct. He also started his first stint as a Tutor working on the 2016 SCOSA workshops.
In 2017 Michael performed in Intimate Space, directed Michelle Ryan, at the Hilton Adelaide as part of the Adelaide Festival, and was a tutor for Come Dance With Me Again, Restless workshops for the DreamBig Festival.
In 2018 Michael toured with Restless Dance Theatre and performed Intimate Space at the Hilton Surfers Paradise as part of Bleach* at Festival 2018 within the arts and culture program of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Michael also performed in the opening segment of the Commonwealth Games Closing Ceremony. Later that year Michael performed in Creating the Spectacle, a collaboration with leading UK artist Sue Austin, for the Adelaide Film Festival.
In 2019 Michael performed in Zizanie, directed by Meryl Tankard, for the 2019 Adelaide Festival and toured with Restless to present Intimate Space at the 2019 Seoul Street Arts Festival.
Michael performed in the 2020 production of Seeing Through Darkness at the Art Gallery of South Australia and in 2021 performed in the Adelaide Festival season of Guttered and the DreamBig season of Ecoute Pour Voir.