Michaela Burns obtained her Bachelors of Fine Arts degree from Chapman University in Orange County, California in the Spring of 2011. Upon graduation Michaela spent a year abroad in Jerusalem, Israel where she apprenticed with Kolben Dance directed by Amir Kolben. She was also a member of JADE performance ensemble, directed by Mate Moray and rehearsal director Melanie Berson. After returning to the states in 2012 Michaela has performed with FACT/SF Dance Company, Scott Wells, Christine Bonansea, and Detour Dance. Michaela joined LEVYdance this season as a guest artist in 2013 for ROMP and Comfort Zone. She is thrilled to continue her work as a LEVYdance Company Artist for Soar this summer.