J. Michael Beech

East Gaston High School

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East Gaston High School


J. Michael Beech began performing professionally at the age of 10 in Poughkeepsie, NY. Since then, he has become an award winning choreographer, playwright, director, actor, singer, and photographer. He recently moved to Gastonia, NC to teach Theatre Arts and Creative Writing at East Gaston High School. His work is dedicated to his own two drama teachers, Joe Sam Routh and Marge Downs-Nall (Troupe 186)


Florida State University
Tallahassee, Florida, United States
Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1990
Musical Theatre
1986 To 1990
Advisor: John Franceschina

Job History

Princess Cruise Lines
Guest Entertainer
April 2008 - July 2013

Forever Plaid
National Tour
United States
October 1990 - February 1991