Michelle Burns holds her B.A. in Theatre Arts from The University of Arizona and is an alum of the Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts in Santa Maria, CA . Originally from Phoenix, AZ she is now a proud resident of New Haven. Locally, she has worked with Collective Consciousness Theatre as an actor in Detroit ’67, We Are Proud to Present, and The Captives, and served as choreographer for The Royale. She has an extensive dance background, having started dance at age 2, and training in a variety of movement styles at her conservatory. Other favorite credits include: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Company, The Chalk Circle, Guys & Dolls, The Inferno Project, Ragtime, Urinetown, Love’s Fire and Kiss Me Kate.