ADVANCED BALLET & PARTNERING
MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ began ballet at the late age 14. He studied under Deborah Case at the Deborah Case Dance Academy, home of the Rio Grande Valley Ballet. He had the luxury of working with numerous instructors including Prima Ballerina Absoluta Galina Mezentseva of the Kirov Ballet, Alex Ossadnick Ballet Bordeaux (current Ballet Master of Ballet Idaho), Michael and Olga Wise of Moscow Classical, Willie Shives of Joffrey Ballet, He then began to perform with The Rio Grande Valley Ballet portraying lead roles in and touring within the state of Texas. He had the pleasure of sharing the stage with principals of the Joffrey Ballet as well as dance and partner in Carnival of the Animals with Prima Ballerina Absoluta Galina Mezantseva.
He has trained in many styles of dance from instructors across the globe. He has had the privilege of choreographing for competitions, as well as working with artist for music videos, live concerts, musicals and plays. Is a sought out Master Teacher across the Country. He performs in Charleston Ballet Center for Dance/Coastal Ballet USA productions including Nutcracker, Cinderell, Sleeping Beauty, Happily Ever After and Alice In Wonderland.