**CURRENTLY STARRING ON "BULL" CBS**
Captivating Audiences One Step at a Time
A Native of Japan and raised in Denver, CO, Michiko fell in Love with performing at a young age of 5 through Dance and Classical Piano. She was accepted to the Colorado Ballet Company at age 15. Her training in dance and music lead her to summers training in NYC and Los Angeles, while working in community Dinner theaters in Denver while finishing High School. Her professional career started out as a dancer in classic musicals in regional theater during high school and college and received her AEA union card as a teenager. She moved to NYC as a young 23 year old to pursue the Broadway Dream. Within her first year in NYC, she debuted in the Broadway Musical Revival "42ND Street," a Tony Award winning Broadway Revival! Her work has lead her to other wonderful opportunities such as a Famous Radio City Rockette at Radio City in the New York Christmas Spectacular, Miss Saigon National Tour, Sayonara Off Broadway at Clurman Theater, Norwegian Cruise Lines, and many other Regional Productions across the country. Her recent TV credits include, "BULL" (CBS), "Bunheads" (ABC Family) and a new pilot 190 LORIMER coming soon!
She accentuates her career through her gift by coaching theater, dance and as a effective communications, leadership life coach in colleges and institutes such as AMDA, UCLA, AADA , CAP21 and all other countries. Communcation Clients include GOOGLE, COLDWELL BANK, CHASE, RM International, GE and More! Most importantly, she believes in strengthening, building, and powerfully executing like minded, yet creative individuals through her mentorship as a communications coach, spreading her effective and strong approach through her professional extensive profession in drama, theater and the arts. Some of her clients include CEOS from top corporations, professional actors, public speakers, foreigners, corporate employers and children. She is Bilingual in Japanese and English, has a spiritual gift to soar and inspire children, adults and animals through performing, teaching and coaching.