The Skate Company Berlin was founded by choreographer and creative Director Michael Byrne, our head coach. With a diverse career spanning 15 years, Michael has
numerous credits as a Dancer & Musical Theatre performer which has seen him perform Worldwide. He has recently finished a 10 year engagement with the hit German production 'Starlight
Express' where he was appointed the role of Dance Captain. During this time he was responsible for training, tutoring & teaching the show's choreography - all of which is on
Since leaving, Michael has taken the skate world by storm. His vision was to approach the concept of skating from a different angle and has produced videos fusing skating and choreography together. His projects and Videos were a huge success and have since gone viral on the internet being viewed over a million times! (Interested?.. check them out at www.michael-byrne-creative.com) Since then Michael has been invited to take workshops all over Europe and has been passing on his knowledge, energy and enthusiasm to many street and artistic roller skaters.
The Skate Company Berlin was an idea and passion of his and is designed to make roller skating more accessible. Michael has taught many students of all ages in the past and gets great pleasure in teaching, helping and encouraging individuals to challenge themselves under his watchful eye. He believes that anything is possible and that there are no limits when it comes to learning a new skill.
Michael Byrne: "The Skate company Berlin is a place where you can come and share your love of skating regardless of your age, standard and reservations. You will love it!"