ACTING (partial):

Once                                                 Guy                                Broadway Rose Theatre Company

Nickel Mines                                   Samuel                         ACT of Connecticut

Nickel Mines                                   Samuel                         New York Musical Festival (NYMF)

Once                                                 Eamon                          CCAE Theatricals

Lit                                                     Narrator                       Blindspot Collective

Romeo+Juliet+Anybodys            Romeo                          Cincinnati Fringe Festival

The Fantasticks                              Matt                              New Swan Shakespeare Festival

The Farnsworth Invention          Young Farnsworth     La Jolla Playhouse

The Scottish Play                           Morgan                        La Jolla Playhouse

Fiddler On the Roof                      Fiddler                         Lyric Opera San Diego

Master Harold & the Boys           Hally                            San Diego Actors Theatre

Resume available for download here: 

WRITING:

The House of Edgar Allan Poe: A Musical Based on His Life and Work          

Wrote the book, music, and orchestrations.  Lyrics based on the poetry of Edgar Allan Poe, Virginia Clemm, and Frances Sargent Osgood.  Poe received a full production in 2019 as part of Weber State University’s mainstage season.  Prior, Poe had two staged readings at UC Irvine, and in 2017 was part of New York Musical Festival’s (NYMF) Developmental Reading Series.

 

Margot’s Blessing: A Musical

Wrote the music.  Libretto by Lori Ada Jaroslow.  A fifteen-minute musical produced at New Musicals Initiative (NMI) in North Hollywood, which follows a recovering heroin addict trying to make amends with her dying mother.  Morgan and Lori are currently expanding Margot’s Blessing into a full length musical.

Call Your Mother: A Musical

Wrote the music, book, and lyrics.  A family friendly 50-minute musical that follows an NYC barista as his customers try to convince him to call his mother on Mother's Day.  Commissioned and produced through the musical theater podcast series One Million Musicals.

 

Hindsight, EP

An album of original songs recorded, mixed, and mastered in Portland, OR, at The Rye Room and Telegraph Mastering respectively.

Shadow of Doubt

First full-length album from folk/rock band, Satin Nickel, produced by Soundworks Recording Studio in Astoria, NY.  Morgan contributes vocals, guitar, mandolin, and original songs.

OTHER WRITING:

Let There Be Light (short film)

When (dance piece) 

That Night (short film) 

In the Hall (musical)

Notes from Underground

The Effects of Gamma Rays...

Midsummer Night’s Dream 

Original Music

Original Muisc

Original Music

Composer

Composer/Book

Original Music

Original Music

Jon K. Jones (Columbia University)

Freemove Dance

Murphy Brothers Productions

Portola Middle School Performing Arts

UC Irvine Workshop

UC Irvine Workshop

San Diego Junior Theatre

TRAINING: 

BFA in Musical Theatre with Honors in Acting and Music Theater from University of California—Irvine

Voice: Edward Hollingsworth, Dr. Daniel Gary Busby

Dance: UC Irvine, San Diego Dance Center, Touch of Class Studios

Acting: UC Irvine, The Old Globe Summer Shakespeare Intensive, La Jolla Playhouse Conservatory, San Diego Junior Theatre

Writing: Johnny Mercer Songwriters Project, NMI’s Academy of New Musical Theatre Core Curriculum

 

SPECIAL SKILLS:

Guitar (acoustic, electric, and slide guitar), mandolin, violin, viola, and piano

Perfect pitch, sight reading, proficiency in Finale Notation Software and Logic Pro X

Music arranging, copying, transcription, and transposition

Sound engineering and sound mixing

Juggles balls, rings, and clubs; can juggle while eating an apple.

British, Cockney, Irish, and Southern dialects.  

Rex Harrison impression.