Michael Cabrera

Director of Color Guard Studies

Michael Cabrera

Mr. Cabrera is now celebrating his 19th year of teaching in the pageantry arts, and is excited to  be in his 1st year as Director of Color Guard studies at Lovejoy High School. 

Before moving to Texas, Michael was the Color Guard Director at Mira Costa High School and New Bury Park High School in Southern California. He also has served as dance/equipment technician at Los Alamitos High School, Nogales High School, Santa Monica High School, and Upland High School in Southern California. For the past 7 years he was the Director of Color Guard studies at Red Oak High School in Red Oak, Texas. 

Originally from Scottsdale, Arizona, Michael Cabrera now resides in Dallas, Texas. He graduated in 2002 from Coronado High School in Scottsdale, Arizona. While in high school Mr. Cabrera was active in the band program as a Trombone and the Low Brass section leader.  He was also involved in the Choir, Theater and the Cheer program in high school.  After graduation, Mr. Cabrera continued performing with eXaltation Independent Winterguard from the year 2001 – 2005.  During this time, he was attending Scottsdale Community College where he received extensive training in both the ballet and modern dance and performed with the modern dance company, Instinct Dance Corp. Mr. Cabrera went on to perform with the Santa Clara Vanguard Drum and Bugle Corp in Santa Clara, California in 2003. In 2006 Mr. Cabrera moved to Orange County, California to perform with the Fantasia Independent World Winterguard.  2006 – 2008. In 2005, Mr. Cabrera started working for MA Dance and Auxiliaries in Plano, Texas.  He is celebrating his 17th year with the company. 

Mr. Cabrera is currently serving as Vice President of North Texas Color Guard Association. www.ntca-online.com

Marching/Performing Experience to include:

-eXaltation Independent Winterguard in Gilbert, Arizona (2001-2005)
-Instinct Dance Corp (2003 – 2004)
-Copperstar Drum and Bugle Corp (2001 - 2002) 
-Santa Clara Vanguard Drum and Bugle Corps (2003)
-Color Guard Theater CGT Denton (2020)
-Fantasia - Independent World (2006-2008) 2007 Silver Medalist; 2008 Gold Medalist

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