Michael A. Sperber (Stage Manager/Lighting Designer) is a production manager, stage manager, and lighting designer who has worked with opera, dance, and theatre companies across the country. He has worked with Sarasota Contemporary Dance since 2013 as Lighting Designer for In the Round and as Stage Manager for main stage performances. Michael was previously Assistant Production Manager for Arizona Opera. He has also worked for the American Dance Festival, the Cape Playhouse, UrbanArias, Juilliard Vocal Arts, and the opera companies of Atlanta, Baltimore, Charlotte, Grand Rapids, Louisville, Naples, Tampa, and Toledo in various capacities.