- 2 years ago
The ticks, twitches and vocalizations that characterize Tourette Syndrome have long been part of Michaels' life. The movements are arresting — and uncontrollable. But when the magician steps up to his deck of cards, something happens. The tics vanish. "Like magic," he says. For this Murfreesboro native and Gallatin resident, the stage has become a place of peace.