Garrett Morris

Birth Place: New Orleans, LA, USA

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Garrett Morris STAGE CREDITS

[Broadway]
1974
Black Cop

Jim Aaron (Understudy)

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1971
Performer

[Broadway]
Unknown, 1970
Performer

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1968
Performer

Aide to Ranor

Ensemble

[Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1967
Ensemble/Other Roles

Ensemble

Prover

[Broadway]
Lincoln Center Revival, 1966
Second Barker

Male Singer


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Photos: Jane Curtin Honored At The Players

Actress and comedy icon Jane Curtin has joined a century-old tradition by being honored by a capacity crowd at The Players, New York's landmark members club for artists and arts lovers. See photos!

NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME A New Play To Have Private Industry Readings In Nyc On December 7 & 8

'NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME' is a new play that will have private industry readings in NYC on December 7 & 8. Find out more about this exciting production.

Garrett Morris Presents Blues and Comedy With Music By The Deacon Jones Blues Band

Award-nominated actor and comedian Garrett Morris is bringing his spirited personality to the stage as host of Garrett Morris Presents: Blues and Comedy with music by The Deacon Jones Blue Band on Sunday February 5, 2023 at Hollywood's iconic Catalina Jazz Club. 

A&E To Premiere THE RIGHT TO OFFEND Two-Part Documentary

A&E Network will premiere the new two-part documentary event “Right to Offend: The Black Comedy Revolution” exploring the progression of Black comedy and the comedians who have used pointed humor to expose, challenge and ridicule society’s injustices and to articulate the Black experience in America.

NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME To Play Limited Engagement In Miami

The Roxy Theatre Group, Broadway Factor and Grove House Productions will present 'Not Ready For Prime Time,' a behind-the-scenes look at the original 'Saturday Night Live' (SNL) cast and their wild and crazy journey that transformed American pop culture.

NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME Postpones Engagement in Miami

The Roxy Theatre Group, Broadway United and Broadway Factor announced today that “Not Ready For Prime Time,” a behind-the-scenes look at the original “Saturday Night Live” (SNL) cast and their wild and crazy journey that transformed American pop culture, has postponed its upcoming engagement.

NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME to Play Limited Engagement in Miami

 The Roxy Theatre Group, Broadway United and Broadway Factor will present “Not Ready For Prime Time,” a behind-the-scenes look at the original “Saturday Night Live” (SNL) cast and their wild and crazy journey that transformed American pop culture.

Broadway Revival of AIN'T SUPPOSED TO DIE A NATURAL DEATH Will Proceed, Dedicated to Melvin Van Peebles

As BroadwayWorld reported in March, Melvin Van Peebles' musical 'Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death' has been planning for a Broadway next year. The production will proceed, despite the recent death of the playwright, who passed away earlier this week at the age of 89. The show will now be dedicated to Peebles.

Woodie King, Jr. To Retire June 30 As Head Of New Federal Theatre

Woodie King, Jr., Founder and Producing Director of New Federal Theatre (NFT), will retire from leadership of the famed theater company on June 30, 2021, handing the baton to NFT's newly appointed Artistic Director, Elizabeth Van Dyke.

Theater Stories: CURIOUS INCIDENT, THE BAND'S VISIT, THE INHERITANCE and More About the Ethel Barrymore Theatre

Today's Theater Stories features the Ethel Barrymore Theatre! Learn about Ethel Barrymore herself, shows to have graced the theatre's stage, including An Evening with Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin, Chaplin, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, The Band's Visit, The Inheritance, and many more!

AIN'T SUPPOSED TO DIE A NATURAL DEATH Will Be Revived on Broadway Next Year

Melvin Van Peebles' musical 'Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death' is set to be revived on Broadway next year.

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE: THE EARLY YEARS 12-Disc Set Available Now

On October 11, 1975, Saturday Night Live, a topical comedy sketch show, made its debut on NBC.

BWW Exclusive: Woodie King Jr. Discusses the Past, Present and Future of New Federal Theatre

Woodie King Jr., founder of New Federal Theatre has penned an article exclusively for BroadwayWorld, discussing New Federal Theatre's past, present and more.

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of STATION 19 on ABC - Thursday, March 19, 2020

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of STATION 19, airing on ABC on Thursday, March 19, 2020!

VIDEO: Octavia Spencer Stars in Trailer for SELF MADE on Netflix

Academy Award® winner Octavia Spencer stars as Madam C.J. Walker, the trailblazing African American haircare entrepreneur who was America's first female self-made millionaire. Inspired by the book, On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C. J. Walker, written by Walker's great-great-granddaughter A'Lelia Bundles, the Netflix four-part limited series, SELF MADE: INSPIRED BY THE LIFE OF MADAM C.J. WALKER brings the uplifting story of this cultural icon to the screen for the first time. Against all odds, Walker overcame post-slavery racial and gender biases, personal betrayals, and business rivalries to build a ground-breaking brand that revolutionized black haircare, as she simultaneously fought for social change.

Photo Flash: Get a First Look at Octavia Spencer in SELF MADE: INSPIRED BY THE LIFE OF MADAM C.J. WALKER

Academy Award® winner Octavia Spencer stars as Madam C.J. Walker, the trailblazing African American haircare entrepreneur who was America's first female self-made millionaire. Inspired by the book, On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C. J. Walker, written by Walker's great-great-granddaughter A'Lelia Bundles, the Netflix original series, SELF MADE: INSPIRED BY THE LIFE OF MADAM C.J. WALKER brings the uplifting story of this cultural icon to the screen for the first time.

Tiffany Haddish, Carmen Ejogo, Blair Underwood, Garrett Morris and Kevin Carroll Cast in Netflix Limited Series MADAM CJ WALKER

Madam CJ Walker, a four-part limited series, tells the untold, culturally important, and highly relevant story of black hair care pioneer and mogul Madam CJ Walker and how she overcame hostile turn-of-the-century America, epic rivalries, tumultuous marriages and family challenges to become America's first black, self-made female millionaire.

WINDHAND Debut Lead Single GREY GARDEN From New Album ETERNAL RETURN Out On Relapse 10/5

Richmond, Virginia's psychedelic heavyweights WINDHAND unveil 'Grey Garden,' the video and lead single off their forthcoming album Eternal Return. Today NPRdebuted the Jordan Vance directed piece describing the song, 'is led by Morris' towering riff and a guitar tone so deep, so thick that it's like sipping on a frothy pint of the void...there's a serious undercurrent of grunge. Windhand spends a good section of the track to drop out of distortion and meditate on flannel-powered flange and EBow as Cottrell's voice drifts in and out of space.' Read all about it here and check out NPRs 200 Greatest Songs By 21st Century Women which recently featured WINDHAND's classic, 'Orchard'.

Photo Flash: Students Shine Onstage at the 10th Annual Jimmy Awards!

The 2018 Jimmy Awards took place on Monday, June 25, 2018 at 7:30pm at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway. Laura Benanti hosted. The coveted Jimmy Awards for Best Performance by an Actress and Best Performance by an Actor were presented to Renee Rapp, The Blumey Awards (Charlotte, NC) and Andrew Barth Feldman, The Roger Rees Awards for Excellence in Student Performance (New York, NY).

Renee Rapp and Andrew Barth Feldman Win Big at the Jimmy Awards!

The 2018 Jimmy® Awards took place on Monday, June 25, 2018 at 7:30pm at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway. Laura Benanti hosted.

Garrett Morris FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Garrett Morris has appeared on Broadway in 6 shows.

Garrett Morris has not appeared in the West End.

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