Michael Arabian

“It’s director Michael Arabian’s way of grabbing our attention for his dynamic and imaginative vision”

–Los Angeles Times


Michael Arabian has directed (both in New York and Los Angeles) numerous world premieres, winning over 50 awards. A producer, director, writer, and teacher, he also founded Theatre InSite* at CBS Studios Radford, forming a partnership with CBS to produce site-specific environmental theatre and develop shows for film and TV, utilizing their back lot and sound stages.

Michael runs InSite Productions, an independent company that develops and writes projects, at times collaborating with other writers and producers in Theatre, Film and TV.

He has taught many acting and directing programs, most notably at USC Film School, USC School of Dramatic Arts, Howard Fine Studio, and LA Film School.

 * Formed a partnership with CBS Studios (Radford) to produce live site-specific environmental theatre and develop shows for film/TV utilizing their backlot and sound stages – Now, established as InSite Productions – an independent company developing, writing, adapting and collaborating with writers and producers on many projects for theatre, film and TV.