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Charlie Morrison

 
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Bio:
Charlie Morrison is a multiple award-winning Lighting Designer whose work has been seen worldwide on four continents and in every state in the continental US. Over the past twenty-five years, Charlie has created the lighting for well over 300 projects, from national and international touring ... (read complete bio)
 
Charlie Morrison Headshot

Bio:
Charlie Morrison is a multiple award-winning Lighting Designer whose work has been seen worldwide on four continents and in every state in the continental US. Over the past twenty-five years, Charlie has created the lighting for well over 300 projects, from national and international touring ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Lighting Designer [Replacement]
 
[Regional (US), 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Lighting Designer
 
[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2006]
Lighting Designer

 

Stage

Productions

[US Tour, 2021] [Replacement]
Lighting Designer [Replacement]

[Regional (US), 2019]
Lighting Designer

[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2017]
Lighting Designer

[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Lighting Designer

[Milburn, NJ (Regional), 2006]
Lighting Designer

Charlie Morrison Biography

Charlie Morrison is a multiple award-winning Lighting Designer whose work has been seen worldwide on four continents and in every state in the continental US. Over the past twenty-five years, Charlie has created the lighting for well over 300 projects, from national and international touring productions, to regional theatre, to major architectural, retail and themed attractions. National and International touring productions include Disney?s The Little Mermaid; Dr. Seuss? How the Grinch Stole Christmas-The Musical (also with productions at the Hulu Theatre in New York, Chicago, Boston, and the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville); the US Tour and China premiere of A Chorus Line; Elton John and Tim Rice?s Aida; A Christmas Story-The Musical; The Who?s Tommy; the 10th anniversary tour of The Producers; Chitty Chitty Bang Bang; Miss Saigon; Groovaloo (also at the Union Square Theatre in New York); The King and I; The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee; Smokey Joe?s Caf ; My Fair Lady; Gypsy; 42nd Street; Singin? in the Rain; and many others. Charlie is a frequent collaborator at many of the nation?s top regional theatres, including Paper Mill Playhouse, Shakespeare Theatre Company (DC), The Guthrie, Theatre Under the Stars, Goodspeed Musicals, Seattle 5th Avenue Theatre, Dallas Summer Musicals, Kansas City Starlight, Broadway Sacramento at Music Circus, Seattle Rep, George Street Playhouse, Olney Theatre Center, and Playmaker?s Rep. Charlie has also created the lighting for a wide variety of retail projects, events, and architectural installations. Clients include Hot Topic, XL New York (a nightclub in New York?s Chelsea district), Foot Locker, The Silver Legacy Resort and Casino, Universal Studios Florida, Shakespeare Theatre Company (annual gala), RH Productions, Creative Realities, Hands on House (an interactive children?s museum), and The American Academy for the Advancement of Science, among many others. Charlie is a graduate of North Carolina School of the Arts and is a member of United Scenic Artists.

Charlie Morrison Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2008 - Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production
Charlie MorrisonRichard III
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production Gold Star
Charlie MorrisonThe Elephant Man
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production
Charlie MorrisonAn Enemy of the People
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production Gold Star
Charlie MorrisonThe Tempest
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production
Charlie MorrisonOthello
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production
Charlie MorrisonOliver!

Charlie Morrison News

Nicole Vanessa Ortiz, Akron Watson, Jennifer Allen, and More Will Lead SISTER ACT at  Photo Nicole Vanessa Ortiz, Akron Watson, Jennifer Allen, and More Will Lead SISTER ACT at Paper Mill Playhouse; Full Cast Announced!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2022

The cast will feature Nicole Vanessa Ortiz (Paper Mill Debut, Smokey Joe's Cafe Off-Broadway) as Deloris Van Cartier, Akron Watson (Paper Mill Debut, The Color Purple on Broadway) as Curtis, Jennifer Allen (Carnival at Paper Mill, The Bridges of Madison County on Broadway) as Mother Superior, and more!

Rodgers and Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC Coming To MPAC In May Photo Rodgers and Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC Coming To MPAC In May
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 19, 2022

Big League Productions, Inc. presents the innovative new production of the Tony and Pulitzer Prize winning masterpiece Rodgers & Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC, playing at Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown, Friday-Saturday, May 13-14. Tickets are $59-$99.

SOUTH PACIFIC Returns to Van Wezel Next Month Photo SOUTH PACIFIC Returns to Van Wezel Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2022

Big League Productions, Inc. presents the innovative new production of the Tony and Pulitzer Prize winning masterpiece Rodgers & Hammerstein's South Pacific, playing at the Van Wezel on Thursday, April 14, at 7:30 p.m., and Friday, April 15 at 7:30 p.m.

Rodgers & Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC Comes To The Hult Center In Eugene Photo Rodgers & Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC Comes To The Hult Center In Eugene
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 15, 2022

The American Theatre Guild will present the Eugene engagement of the innovative new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC. This production is part of the BROADWAY IS BACK IN EUGENE SERIES and is taking the Hult Center stage March 18-20, 2022.

The American Theatre Guild Presents RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S SOUTH PACIFIC Photo The American Theatre Guild Presents RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S SOUTH PACIFIC
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 3, 2022

The American Theatre Guild will present the Thousand Oaks engagement of the innovative new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC.

SOUTH PACIFIC is Coming to Colorado Springs Photo SOUTH PACIFIC is Coming to Colorado Springs
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 2, 2022

The American Theatre Guild will present the Colorado Springs engagement of the innovative new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s SOUTH PACIFIC. This production is part of the BROADWAY IS BACK AT THE PIKES PEAK CENTER SERIES and will take the Pikes Peak Center stage March 29-30, 2022.

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards; Capital Productions HELL Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards; Capital Productions HELLO, DOLLY! Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards; Capital Productions' HEL Photo Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards; Capital Productions' HELLO, DOLLY! Leads Best Musical
by BWW Staff - Dec 20, 2021

Time is running out to vote for for the 2021 BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Cast and Dates Announced for SOUTH PACIFIC National Tour Photo Cast and Dates Announced for SOUTH PACIFIC National Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2021

Big League Productions, Inc. has announced the 2022 national tour of its innovative new production of one of the most beloved classic musicals of all time, Rodgers & Hammerstein’s SOUTH PACIFIC. This Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winning masterpiece sets sail to 43 cities nationwide in 2022, after opening on February 7 in Lakeland, FL.  

BWW REVIEW: Theatre Under the Stars' THE LITTLE MERMAID is a Timeless Tale Bursting w Photo BWW REVIEW: Theatre Under the Stars' THE LITTLE MERMAID is a Timeless Tale Bursting with Talent
by Audrey Morabito - Dec 10, 2021

It's holiday time in Houston, and THE LITTLE MERMAID has arrived at Theatre Under the Stars! With music by the legendary Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater, and a book by Doug Wright, this production does your favorite childhood movie justice‚ÄĒand then some.¬†

Charlie Morrison Videos

VIDEO: Get A First Look At TUTS' THE LITTLE MERMAID VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At TUTS' THE LITTLE MERMAID
by Stage Tube - Dec 8, 2021

Get a first look at TUTS' THE LITTLE MERMAID with clips of the cast in action!

VIDEO: First Look at Paper Mill Playhouse's A JOLLY HOLIDAY: CELEBRATING DISNEY'S BRO VideoVIDEO: First Look at Paper Mill Playhouse's A JOLLY HOLIDAY: CELEBRATING DISNEY'S BROADWAY HITS
by Stage Tube - Dec 6, 2021

Paper Mill Playhouse's A Jolly Holiday: Celebrating Disney's Broadway Hits opened over the weekend and is set to un through Sunday, January 2, 2022. Get a first look at the cast in action!

VIDEO: See Highlights From SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD at Paper Mill Playhouse! VideoVIDEO: See Highlights From SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD at Paper Mill Playhouse!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 15, 2021

See highlights from Paper Mill Playhouse opening production of the 2021-2022 season, Jason Robert Brown's Songs for a New World, directed by Producing Artistic Director Mark S. Hoebee.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD Starring Carolee Carmello, Roma VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD Starring Carolee Carmello, Roman Banks & More at Paper Mill
by Alan Henry - Oct 13, 2021

Paper Mill Playhouse begins performances tonight, October 13, 2021, for the opening production of the company's 2021-2022 season, Jason Robert Brown's Songs for a New World, directed by Producing Artistic Director Mark S. Hoebee. Get a first look at the cast in rehearsal!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Rachel York, Alan Ariano and More in THE KING AND I
by Stage Tube - Mar 27, 2015

Based on the 1944 novel Anna and the King of Siam and hit classic Broadway musical, Rodgers & Hammerstein's THE KING AND I is making its North Texas debut at the Music Hall at Fair Park, produced by Michael A. Jenkins (six-time Tony Award winner) and Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. This exciting new production features a revamped script, timeless songs, and a new physical production with an entirely fresh interpretation of the musical. Check out a first look at highlights below!

VIDEO: First Look at the New GUYS & DOLLS National Tour
by Robert Diamond - Feb 7, 2015

Christopher Swan leads the cast of the 2014 - 2015 National Tour of GUYS AND DOLLS in the role of the infamous crap-shooter Nathan Detroit. Swan joins Lauren Weinberg as Detroit's long-suffering fiancee of fourteen years, Miss Adelaide, Matthew J. Taylor as the charming and slick gambler Sky Masterson, and Kayleen Seidl as the upright, but uptight 'mission doll,' Sarah Brown. Take a first look at video from the tour below!

STAGE TUBE: Video Teaser of Zakiya Young, Paul Nolan & More in Starlight Theatre's AIDA
by Stage Tube - Jul 26, 2012

Starlight Theatre will present Elton John and Tim Rice's AIDA, winner of four Tony Awards including Best Musical Score and Best Book, August 3-12 at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, 1601 Broadway. BroadwayWorld has a teaser of the show below.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Inside MAME Dress Rehearsal with Louise Pitre!
by Stage Tube - Apr 29, 2012

Goodspeed Musicals will 'coax the blues right out ‚Äėa the horn' with its much-anticipated new production of MAME. The bold and brassy musical comedy will runs now through July 1 at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Conn. [Official Press Opening will be May 9, 2012.] Check out a sneak peek into last night's - April 28 - dress rehearsal for MAME. Watch the video below!

STAGE TUBE: GROOVALOO Performs On So You Think You Can Dance
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 17, 2009

Groovaloo made a guest appearance on So You Think You Can Dance on December 16th, showing off their own brand of impressive dance skills.


Charlie Morrison Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Charlie Morrison been nominated for?
Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Richard III , Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Elephant Man , Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for An Enemy of the People , Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Tempest Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Othello and Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Oliver! .

What awards has Charlie Morrison won?
Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Elephant Manand Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for The Tempest .