Michael Liebhauser

Hey there! I’m an actor, lyricist, and stage combat instructor/choreographer. I also build end tables, but they aren’t on this website.


Current/Upcoming Projects


Upcoming: “Richard III” with Interlochen Shakespeare Festival (June 28-30 & July 5-7) as Richard http://tickets.interlochen.org/shakespeare



Stage Combat Instruction


I’ve been involved with Stage Combat for as long as I’ve been an actor, and it’s far and away my favorite thing to teach.


Dueling Arts International – Unarmed, Rapier, Quarterstaff, Broadsword, Rapier & Dagger, Contemporary Violence

Fight Director

The Heart of Robin Hood – Interlochen Center for the Arts

Julius Caesar - Interlochen Center for the Arts

Romeo and Juliet – Gamm Summer Institute

Assistant Fight Director

Interlochen Shakespeare Festival – Three Seasons


Commercial Sample- TCF Bank

Debut at 54 Below with Rachel Eskenazi-Gold & Sheridan Stevens


Voiceover Reel- Michael Liebhauser

Lyricist Sample “Leader of Isis” I wrote this song and others with my partner Sheridan Stevens (at the piano). For more examples of our work, please CLICK HERE. You can also check out our shout-out in The New York Times.



Michael Liebhauser deserves praise for his accent work in particular, and performances in general.
Liebhauser’s scenes with Carpenter where he plays a man who has lost his memory are particularly
— Broadway World for "Incognito"
Michael Liebhauser, as Donald Giovanni, delivers a terrific musical comedy star performance (I would love to see him in one of the lead roles in Spamalot).
— Talkingbroadway for "Picnic Operetta"
...played by the lanky, mischievous Michael Liebhauser, who lopes around grinning like Jack Skellington with an orange pompadour
— City Pages for "Picnic Operetta"
[His] Edmund, embodied exquisitely with conniving sex appeal.
— Encore Michigan for "King Lear"
You’re funny, but you’re loud.... and sweaty
— 3rd Grader from Concordia Elementary.

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