Charge Michael

Phoenix native Charge Michael started on Guitar at 7, and Drums at age 10. By 13, he was playing professionally as both a drummer and guitarist in local clubs.¬† In 1997, Charge attended Boston’s Berklee College of Music for the Summer Performance Program and enrolled as a full-time student in the Spring of 1999. At Berklee, he performed in various groups and took part in over 40 recording sessions as a drummer, guitarist, bassist, pianist, vocalist, songwriter, engineer and producer. He graduated in 2002 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Songwriting, and has composed over 50 songs. Charge has been teaching music since 1999 and co-founded the Desert Ridge Music Academy in 2008. He currently performs in the Valley with various acts as a drummer, guitarist and singer and performs throughout the U.S in various acts. He has had the pleasure of performing with the Break-Dance group¬†“Furious Styles Crew”, the Tap-Dance group “Tap 24/7″, DJ Z-Trip and members of “STOMP!”

Cast Members

Mike WittmersMike Wittmers
Bob CarrollBob Carroll
Nico RubioNico Rubio
Jeremy ArnoldJeremy Arnold
Jenn GrinelsJenn Grinels
Suzy GuarinoSuzy Guarino
Caylee CottrellCaylee Cottrell
Kelly ZwolinskiKelly Zwolinski
Jenefer Ardell MillerJenefer Ardell Miller
Charge MichaelCharge Michael
Blair Olsen
Ricky Serrano
Rich Alfano
Gigi Dixon

All shows are live at Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center, 33608 W 60th Street, Scottsdale, AZ 85288. Get Directions

Tickets are $15. All tickets purchased are non-refundable and will be available at "Will Call" in the Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center lobby, 1 hour before showtime. Tickets will be sold on a "best seats available" basis.

To buy your ticket, select your show below or call us at 1-888-41SCUFF (1-888-417-2833)!

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Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 7:00 p.m.

Friday, August 27th, 2010 at 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 28th, 2010 at 2:00 p.m.

Saturday, August 28th, 2010 at 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 29th, 2010 at 2:00 p.m.

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