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Euan Morton

 
Date Of Birth:
August 13, 1977 (45)
Birth Place:
SCOTLAND
Bio:
Euan Morton, a native of Scotland, received an Olivier Award nomination for originating the role of Boy George in the musical Taboo. He moved to New York in 2003 to reprise the role on Broadway, earning Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle and Drama League Award nominations, as well as the Theatre ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: August 13, 1977 (45)

Birth Place: SCOTLAND

Bio:
Euan Morton, a native of Scotland, received an Olivier Award nomination for originating the role of Boy George in the musical Taboo. He moved to New York in 2003 to reprise the role on Broadway, earning Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle and Drama League Award nominations, as well as the Theatre ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
Broadway National Tour, 0
Hedwig [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2016 Return Engagement, 2016
Mercury
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
King George III [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Performance, 2014
Oppenheimer
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Production, 2010
Performer
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Théophraste Renaudot
Lignière
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Brundibar
  [Broadway]
Actors' Fund Concert, 2004
Other Roles
Performer
  [New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2004
Caligula
  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 2003
George
  [West End]
Original London Production, 2002
George O'Dowd

Photos

James Monroe Iglehart, Euan Morton and the cast Photo

James Monroe Iglehart, Euan Morton and the cast

From: 
Date:
09/15/2021
James Monroe Iglehart, Euan Morton and the cast Photo

James Monroe Iglehart, Euan Morton and the cast

From: 
Date:
09/15/2021
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 04:  Audie Award finalists and presenters: LeVar Burton, Ron Cha Photo

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 04: Audie Award finalists and presenters: LeVar Burton, Ron Charles, PJ Ochlan, Suzanne Freeman, Lisa Lucas, Linda Holmes, Euan Morton, Tan France, Elizabeth Acevedo, January Lavoy and Michael Crouch

From: 
Date:
03/05/2019
Euan Morton served as a judge Photo

Euan Morton served as a judge

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Date:
12/26/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
Broadway National Tour, 0
Hedwig [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
2016 Return Engagement, 2016
Mercury

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2015
King George III [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
World Premiere Performance, 2014
Oppenheimer

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Production, 2010
Performer

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2007
Théophraste Renaudot

Lignière

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2006
Brundibar

  [Broadway]
Actors' Fund Concert, 2004
Other Roles

Performer

  [New York]
New York Musical Theatre Festival Production, 2004
Caligula

  [Broadway]
Broadway Production, 2003
George

  [West End]
Original London Production, 2002
George O'Dowd

Euan Morton Biography

Euan Morton, a native of Scotland, received an Olivier Award nomination for originating the role of Boy George in the musical Taboo. He moved to New York in 2003 to reprise the role on Broadway, earning Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle and Drama League Award nominations, as well as the Theatre World Award (for Outstanding Broadway Debut). He earned a 2006 Obie Award for his appearance in Measure For Pleasure at the Public Theatre. His other stage appearances include title roles in: Tony Kushner's adaptation of Brundib√°r at the New Victory Theatre and Berkeley Rep; The Who's Tommy at the Bay Street Theatre; and Caligula for the inaugural season of the New York Musical Theatre Festival (2004 NYMF Award for Outstanding Individual Performance). Off-Broadway, Euan appeared opposite Alfred Molina in Howard Katz at the Roundabout Theatre. Most recently Euan was seen on Broadway in the 2007 revival of Cyrano De Bergerac.
On film, Euan can be seen in the documentary Showbusiness: The Road to Broadway which follows the history of a Broadway season and is now available on DVD.

Euan has recently released his debut solo CD, NewClear, and has appeared in concert in New York City at the Oak Room at the Algonquin, Town Hall, the Metropolitan Room, the Zipper, Joe's Pub and Birdland, as well as at the Signature Theatre in Arlington, VA.

In addition, he has conducted master classes in the craft of acting and singing around the country.

Euan can be seen as King George in Hamilton on Broadway.

Euan Morton Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Euan Morton, Taboo
 
Theatre World Awards - 2004 - Performance Gold Star
Euan Morton, Taboo
 
Tony Awards - 2004 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
Euan Morton, Taboo
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2003 - Outstanding Actor - Musical Gold Star
Euan Morton, Taboo
 
Olivier Awards - 2003 - Best Actor in a Musical or Entertainment
Euan MortonTaboo
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2000 - Outstanding Actor - Musical Gold Star
Euan Morton, Taboo

Euan Morton News

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Cynthia Erivo & More Among Audie Awards Finalists Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda, Cynthia Erivo & More Among Audie Awards Finalists
by Michael Major - Feb 3, 2022

The Audio Publishers Association (APA) have announced finalists for the 2022 Audie Awards. Finalists include Cynthia Erivo for Best Female Narrator and Lin-Manuel Miranda for Best Male Narrator. Leslie Odom Jr., Annie Golden, Telly Leung, and Jason Tam are also featured on audiobooks that made the list. Check out the full list of nominations now!

HAMILTON on Broadway Extends Closure Through December 27 Photo HAMILTON on Broadway Extends Closure Through December 27
by Robert Diamond - Dec 24, 2021

This week's performances of Hamilton on Broadway have been cancelled due to breakthrough Covid-19 cases. 

HAMILTON Cancels This Week's Performances Due to Covid-19 Cases Photo HAMILTON Cancels This Week's Performances Due to Covid-19 Cases
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 20, 2021

This week's performances of Hamilton on Broadway have been cancelled due to breakthrough Covid-19 cases. 

HAMILTON on Broadway Cancels Performances Through Sunday, December 19 Photo HAMILTON on Broadway Cancels Performances Through Sunday, December 19
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 17, 2021

The Broadway production of Hamilton has announced that the production will suspend performances through Sunday, December 19 as part of an ongoing response to positive Covid-19 tests in the company.

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by A.A. Cristi - Dec 17, 2021

HAMILTON Cancels December 16 & 17 Performances Due to Breakthrough COVID-19 Cases Photo HAMILTON Cancels December 16 & 17 Performances Due to Breakthrough COVID-19 Cases
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2021

The December 16 and 17 performances of HAMILTON on Broadway have been canceled due to breakthrough COVID-19 cases. 

HAMILTON on Broadway Cancels Performance Due to Breakthrough Covid-19 Cases Photo HAMILTON on Broadway Cancels Performance Due to Breakthrough Covid-19 Cases
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 15, 2021

History won't be happening in Manhattan tonight, as the Broadway production of Hamilton has cancelled tonight's performance at the Richard Rodgers Theatre due to breakthrough Covid-19 cases.

Photos: HAMILTON Returns to Broadway; Lin-Manuel Miranda Hosts Ham4Ham, Curtain Call, Photo Photos: HAMILTON Returns to Broadway; Lin-Manuel Miranda Hosts Ham4Ham, Curtain Call, and More!
by Bruce Glikas - Sep 15, 2021

The evening began with a special Ham4Ham performance from Lin-Manuel Miranda and various members of the cast. Then, go inside the theatre as Miranda gives opening remarks, and the cast takes its first bow back on stage at the Richard Rodgers Theatre since March 2020.

VIDEO: HAMILTON Cast Takes a Bow on its Re-Opening Night Photo VIDEO: HAMILTON Cast Takes a Bow on its Re-Opening Night
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 15, 2021

Hamilton officially reopened on Broadway last night, September 14! Check out a video of the cast taking their first bow back at the Richard Rodgers Theatre!

VIDEO: HAMILTON Celebrates Its Broadway Reopening with a Curtain Call Dance Party! Photo VIDEO: HAMILTON Celebrates Its Broadway Reopening with a Curtain Call Dance Party!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 14, 2021

Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical masterwork Hamilton resumed performances tonight at Broadway's Richard Rodgers Theatre!

Euan Morton Videos

VIDEO: HAMILTON Cast Takes a Bow on its Re-Opening Night VideoVIDEO: HAMILTON Cast Takes a Bow on its Re-Opening Night
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 15, 2021

Hamilton officially reopened on Broadway last night, September 14! Check out a video of the cast taking their first bow back at the Richard Rodgers Theatre!

Flashback Video: 'Anthem' and 'Nobody's Side' From Signature Theater's CHESS VideoFlashback Video: 'Anthem' and 'Nobody's Side' From Signature Theater's CHESS
by Stage Tube - May 8, 2020

Signature Theatre has released a new flashback video, as part of its Signature Strong series!

VIDEO: Mandy Gonzalez Bids Farewell to HAMILTON Music Director With Rendition of 'Eve VideoVIDEO: Mandy Gonzalez Bids Farewell to HAMILTON Music Director With Rendition of 'Everything I Know' From IN THE HEIGHTS
by Stage Tube - Jan 26, 2020

Last week, Hamilton on Broadway said happy trails to its Music Director, Kurt Crowley, with a special 'Saturday Night On Broadway' pre-show serenade. Mandy Gonzalez sang a rendition of Everything I Know from In the Heights, alongside incoming Music Director Ian Weinberger.

VIDEO: HAMILTON's Euan Morton Spends the Day with Performing Arts Students VideoVIDEO: HAMILTON's Euan Morton Spends the Day with Performing Arts Students
by Stage Tube - Apr 13, 2018

On Tuesday, February 27th The Ethical Community Charter School (TECCS in Jersey City) received a very special visit from Tony nominated actor Euan Morton who plays King George lll in Hamilton on Broadway!

VIDEO: He Knows Him! Iain Armitage Announces Euan Morton as HAMILTON'S Next King George III
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2017

He knows him, that's his dad! Iain Armitage, also known as Iain Loves Theatre, sang a rendition of 'I Know Him' from Hamilton announcing that his dad, Euan Morton will be joining the Broadway cast later this month as the next King George III.

BWW TV: Euan Morton of HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH National Tour
by Jeffrey Kare - Jan 27, 2017

Coming to the Durham Performing Arts Center from January 31st-February 5th is the national touring production of Hedwig & the Angry Inch.

STAGE TUBE: Watch Euan Morton Sing HEDWIG's 'Wicked Little Town' on Tour!
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2016

Just last month, Tony and Olivier Award-nominated Euan Morton took over the role of Hedwig in the National Tour of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, the 2014 Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival. For a complete list of tour cities, click here.

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 8/13/16- Euan Morton
by Stage Tube - Aug 13, 2016

Happy Birthday, Euan Morton! Morton was nominated for an Olivier Award and a Tony Award, and won a Theatre World Award win for Outstanding Broadway Debut as Boy George in the musical 'Taboo.' He also appeared on Broadway in 'Cyrano de Bergerac' and 'Sondheim on Sondheim' and is currently appearing in New York in Radio City Music Hall's 'New York Spectacular.' He has Off-Broadway and regional credits and received a Helen Hayes Award for his portrayal of Leo Frank in 'Parade' at the Ford's Theatre.

From the BroadwayWorld Vaults: Relive the Magic of SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 3, 2016

In honor of Throwback Thursday, BroadwayWorld is celebrating the past with a new series that will take you back in time with some of our favorite vintage video features. That's right- we are opening up the BroadwayWorld Vaults to reminisce on shows are long gone from the Broadway-scene, but have left an indelible mark on the world of theatre as a whole. Today, we bring you a vintage video from 2010. Relive the magic of SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM below!

VIDEO: Six-Year-Old Theater Critic Iain Armitage Meets His Idol Michael Riedel
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 3, 2015

After visiting a performance of Broadway's FINDING NEVERLAND, six-year-old theatre critic Iain Armitage and his idol, New York Post theater columnist Michael Riedel, hangout at Sardi's restaurant to review the show together.


Euan Morton Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Euan Morton been in?
Euan Morton has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Euan Morton been in?
Euan Morton has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Euan Morton's first West End show?
Euan Morton's first West End show was Taboo which opened in 2002

What awards has Euan Morton been nominated for?
Outstanding Actor in a Musical (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Taboo , Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Taboo , Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for Taboo , Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Taboo Best Actor in a Musical or Entertainment (Olivier Awards) for Taboo and Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Taboo .

What awards has Euan Morton won?
Performance (Theatre World Awards) for Taboo Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Tabooand Outstanding Actor - Musical (Drama Desk Awards) for Taboo.