Michael Ralph is one of Australia’s award winning choreographers who is sought after for his dynamic, unique style and fresh take on theatre story telling.
Michael’s choreographic credits include -
Musical Theatre: The Boy from Oz, Bring it On, A Little Night Music, Chicago, DUSTY, Georgy Girl (Green Room nomination, Australian Dance award nomination), Spring Awakening, Bring it On, CrossXRoads, Company, West Side Story (Jerome Robbins), NED – A New Australian Musical, Avenue Q, Loving Repeating (Green Room Award), Our House (Workshop), Georgy Girl (Workshop), Pacific Overtures (Green Room award nomination), My Fair Lady, and concert versions of Pippin, Milk and Honey, Flinders Street, and Happy People.
Television: Dance Boss (Channel 7) and So You Think You Can Dance (Channel Ten). Cabaret: The Petticoat Soiree, Yummy and Triage (The Butterfly Club). Dance Theatre: SELF (Australian Dance Award nomination) which featured original music by composer Jack Earle and starred Rohan Browne. Other dance credits include his self-devised shows Now & Then and Hollywood Honky Tonk, and also Mood Swing and Project Elvis for Short & Sweet Dance.
Michael’s directing credits include the cabaret CAKE starring Johanna Allen and the most recent production of NINE the Musical.
His performing stage credits include roles in Cats (RUG), Fame The Musical (GFO), and the world premiere production of Moonshadow (Yusuf Islam / Cat Stevens). Also Singin in the Rain and Pirates of Penzance (The Production Company).
As a teacher he is in high demand working and choreographing for many institutions all over Melbourne.