Michael trained in ballet from an early age and joined the Youth Ballet Company of R.A.D Athens when he was 12. In 2008 he won a scholarship for the Rudra School (Bejart - Lausanne, Switzerland) at the Terpsichoris Erga Competition. He continued his studies at the Niki Kontaxaki Higher Professional Dance School in Athens where he graduated with honors. During his studies he performed work by Ted Stoffer and Joszef Csaba. He collaborated as a dancer with Echo-arts, Harry Koushos, Petros Gallias. Michael has joined EDge with a scholarship from Onassis Foundation.