Michael Descoteaux is head of the Music Program at the Second City Training Center and resident music director of the ETC stage. His work has been heard at The Goodman, Chicago Shakespeare, American Theater Company, The Theatre Building, Davenport's and numerous other Chicago venues. With Baby Wants Candy, pHamily, Jazz Hands Across America, and Musical! The Musical, Mike has "composed" over 1,000 improvised musicals. He has been named one of the top young songwriters in America (Johnny Mercer/AMTP), worked with a handful of Tony Award winners, and is the creator/director of the hit satire, Best Church of God. Mike is a member of ASCAP and the Chicago Federation of Musicians.