( General Manager )
Michael Anderson spent many years with the internationally renound Cirque du Soleil. as the only American born Director of Production. Creating stage productions of THE BEATLES LOVE, VIVA ELVIS, and ZED was a labor of passion that has and will thrill audiences for years to come. Before stepping into the creation side of Cirque, Michael spent five years as the Director of Technical Operations for Cirque du Soleil’s Asia Pacific Division and as Operations Production Manager for Cirque du Soleil’s production of Alegria. The years before joining Cirque du Soleil, Michael spent time working in many different positions with companies around the world, most notably as Production Manger for the Arizona Theater Company, Actors Theater of Phoenix, Pump Boys and Dinettes in Branson Missouri, as Technical Supervisor for original productions of The Who’s TOMMY, Universal Studios Hollywood, LaJolla Playhouse, and the Denver Center Theater Company. Music has always played a key role in Michael’s life and having gotten to work with some of the icons of years past, he is very pleased to be working at CenterStaging supporting the music icons of the present!