Michael “BEETLE” Bailey


Michael “BEETLE” Bailey is originally from Waco Texas where he attended McLennan Community College as well as Baylor University.  There he began his career in the fine arts.  He was trained in all aspects of theatre and dance.  For the past 25 years, Beetle has performed around the world.  He has performed in Texas, at the Grand Palace Theatre in Branson, Missouri, the Country Tonite Theatre and The Miracle Theatre in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, the General Jackson and the Opryland Hotel in Nashville, Tennessee, the Alabama Theatre and the Palace Theatre in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina,on several cruise lines including Celebrity Cruises and NCL, national tours, and theme parks such as Dollywood, Sea World San Antonio, and Hershey.  He and his wife Brandy Bailey were the choreographers for the Smoky Mountain Opry for the 2015-2016 seasons.  He would like to thank God, his wife, and his parents for their continued love and support throughout his career.