Mike Schulster graduated from NYU Tisch School of the Arts with a BFA in 2001 and has taught and choreographed all over the world at workshops, conventions and Master Classes.
He is the creator of the Revolution Tap method (www.revolutiontap.com). Mike's goal is to grow tap dance programs and certify teachers around the world to make tap dance accessible to all.
Gregory Hines called Michael “The next generation of tap”
He is also the creator/choreographer of the Rock n’ Roll Dance show REVOLUTION. (www.revolutiontheshow.com) Combining Tap, and Irish dance with a live rock band, the show will prove to redefine the scope of dance and theater.
Michael’s production company has teamed up with Columbia Artists Mangament (CAMI) to bring the show to the Joyce Theater in NYC Sept. 25th- Oct. 7th 2007 with a US tour in October 08’ and a world tour to follow.
Recently, he formed Dance Temp, a company that connects dance schools with dance teachers for permanent and substitute jobs. (www.dancetemp.com)
Also, he has performed with Gregory Hines, Brenda Bufalino, and Barbara Duffy, as well as studied with Savion Glover and Buster Brown. Michael toured Europe as a soloist in the show ‘Fire of Dance’. At just 15 Michael was offered a contract in the off-Broadway hit ‘Tap Dogs’. He has performed at the international “Goodwill Games” as well as the 2000 NBA playoffs at Madison Square Garden. In addition, he has done choreography for Hilton Hotels, American Express, and Showtime Cable Network. Michael Can be seen in E*Trade’s Superbowl commercial campaign, entitled “I Wanna Dance”. He is currently teaching At NYU, and is on staff at NYC Dance Alliance.