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L Morgan Lee

 
Bio:
L Morgan Lee is a New York based actress and seeker of light. Her performance in the Pulitzer Prize Award winning musical, A Strange Loop garnered her an OBIE Award as well as a Lucille Lortel Award Nomination for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical. She has the distinction of being the first ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
L Morgan Lee is a New York based actress and seeker of light. Her performance in the Pulitzer Prize Award winning musical, A Strange Loop garnered her an OBIE Award as well as a Lucille Lortel Award Nomination for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical. She has the distinction of being the first ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
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  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons World Premiere, 2019
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Michael R. Jackson, John-Andrew Morrison, Jaquel Spivey, L Morgan Lee and Barbara Whi Photo

Michael R. Jackson, John-Andrew Morrison, Jaquel Spivey, L Morgan Lee and Barbara Whitman

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John-Andrew Morrison, Drew Levy, Arnulfo Maldonado, Jaquel Spivey, Michael R. Jackson Photo

John-Andrew Morrison, Drew Levy, Arnulfo Maldonado, Jaquel Spivey, Michael R. Jackson, L Morgan Lee, Stephen Brackett, Charlie Rosen and Barbara Whitman

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John-Andrew Morrison, Jaquel Spivey and L Morgan Lee Photo

John-Andrew Morrison, Jaquel Spivey and L Morgan Lee

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Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
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  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons World Premiere, 2019
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L Morgan Lee Biography

L Morgan Lee is a New York based actress and seeker of light. Her performance in the Pulitzer Prize Award winning musical, A Strange Loop garnered her an OBIE Award as well as a Lucille Lortel Award Nomination for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical. She has the distinction of being the first openly trans actress to originate a role in a Pulitzer Prize winning show.

L Morgan Lee Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2022 - Distinguished Performance Awards
L Morgan Lee, A Strange Loop
 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical
L Morgan Lee, A Strange Loop

L Morgan Lee News

Photos: 2022 Tony Awards Nominees Meet the Press- Part 2 Photo Photos: 2022 Tony Awards Nominees Meet the Press- Part 2
by Bruce Glikas - May 17, 2022

Tonys season is here at last! The nominations for the biggest Broadway awards ceremony were announced last week on Monday, May 9. Leading the pack was A Strange Loop with eleven nominations, followed closely by MJ and Paradise Square, with ten nominations each.

Photos: 2022 Tony Awards Nominees Meet the Press- Part 1 Photo Photos: 2022 Tony Awards Nominees Meet the Press- Part 1
by Bruce Glikas - May 17, 2022

Tonys season is here at last! The nominations for the biggest Broadway awards ceremony were announced last week on Monday, May 9. Leading the pack was A Strange Loop with eleven nominations, followed closely by MJ and Paradise Square, with ten nominations each. On Thursday, the nominees met the press and BroadwayWorld was on hand to capture photos.

Photos: Meet the 2022 Tony Awards Nominees! Photo Photos: Meet the 2022 Tony Awards Nominees!
by Jennifer Broski - May 16, 2022

Tonys season is here at last! The nominations for the biggest Broadway awards ceremony were announced last week on Monday, May 9. Leading the pack was A Strange Loop with eleven nominations, followed closely by MJ and Paradise Square, with ten nominations each.

VIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Cast Performs 'Inner White Girl' on LATE NIGHT Photo VIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Cast Performs 'Inner White Girl' on LATE NIGHT
by Michael Major - May 13, 2022

The cast of A Strange Loop appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers last night to perform 'Inner White Girl.' The show's writer, Michael R. Jackson, also sat down with Meyers to discuss the inspiration behind the song, his motivations behind writing the show, his own experiences as a Broadway usher, and more.

A STRANGE LOOP Original Broadway Cast Recording To Be Released in June Photo A STRANGE LOOP Original Broadway Cast Recording To Be Released in June
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2022

‚ÄčGhostlight Records and¬†Yellow Sound Label¬†have announced that the original Broadway Cast Recording of¬†A Strange Loop,¬†Michael R. Jackson‚Äôs¬†Pulitzer-Prize winning musical will be released in digital and streaming formats on¬†Friday, June 10.

Interview: L Morgan Lee On Making History As The First Openly Transgender Tony Award  Photo Interview: L Morgan Lee On Making History As The First Openly Transgender Tony Award Nominated Actress
by BWW Features - May 12, 2022

Lee has created another milestone for transgender performers on Broadway, becoming the first openly transgender actress to receive a Tony Award nomination. 

A STRANGE LOOP Cast to Perform 'Inner White Girl' on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS This Photo A STRANGE LOOP Cast to Perform 'Inner White Girl' on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS This Week
by Michael Major - May 9, 2022

The cast of A Strange Loop will appear on Late Night with Seth Meyers this Thursday, May 12, for a performance of 'Inner White Girl.' The show's Tony-nominated writer, Michael R. Jackson, is also set to appear on the episode.

2022 Tony Awards Nominations - Show by Show! Photo 2022 Tony Awards Nominations - Show by Show!
by Team BWW - May 9, 2022

The nominations are in! Below, check out how each show fared individually in BroadwayWorld's list of nominations by show.

A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, PARADISE SQUARE, MJ & More Lead The 2022 Tony Awards Nominat Photo A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, PARADISE SQUARE, MJ & More Lead The 2022 Tony Awards Nominations
by Team BWW - May 9, 2022

This year's Tony Awards nominations were announced this morning by Adrienne Warren and Joshua Henry and here they are, celebrating the best of the 2021-22 theatre season. The 2022 Tony Awards, hosted by Ariana DeBose, will be broadcast live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Sunday, June 12, 2022 (8:00 - 11:00 PM, LIVE ET/5:00 - 8:00 PM, LIVE PT) on the CBS Television Network, and streaming live and on demand on Paramount+.

BWW Exclusive: Heidi Blickenstaff Sings 'Ammonia' from Joe Iconis' ALBUM Photo BWW Exclusive: Heidi Blickenstaff Sings 'Ammonia' from Joe Iconis' ALBUM
by A.A. Cristi - May 5, 2022

Joe Iconis's mega-record Album is on the way and BroadwayWorld has your exclusive first listen of the lead single 'Ammonia' sung by Tony-nominee Heidi Blickenstaff!

L Morgan Lee Videos

VIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Cast Performs 'Inner White Girl' on LATE NIGHT VideoVIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Cast Performs 'Inner White Girl' on LATE NIGHT
by Michael Major - May 13, 2022

The cast of A Strange Loop appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers last night to perform 'Inner White Girl.' The show's writer, Michael R. Jackson, also sat down with Meyers to discuss the inspiration behind the song, his motivations behind writing the show, his own experiences as a Broadway usher, and more.

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 3, 2022

A Strange Loop has arrived on Broadway at last! The Broadway production of Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer-Prize winning musical, opened just last week at the Lyceum Theater, directed by Stephen Brackett and choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly.

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Watch Highlights from A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 26, 2022

The Broadway production of A Strange Loop, Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer-Prize winning musical, opens today, April 26th, at the Lyceum Theater (149 W 45th St). A Strange Loop is directed by Stephen Brackett, choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly, and produced by Barbara Whitman, along with Page 73 Productions, Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company and Playwrights Horizons.

VIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Performs a Tiny Desk (Home) Concert VideoVIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Performs a Tiny Desk (Home) Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 26, 2022

A Strange Loop has released a Tiny Desk (Home) Concert with NPR.

VIDEO: Works & Process Presents A STRANGE LOOP Panel VideoVIDEO: Works & Process Presents A STRANGE LOOP Panel
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 11, 2022

Works & Process at the Guggenheim presented a panel with the creative team of A Strange Loop. The panel featured: Stephen Brackett, director; Michael R. Jackson, book, music and lyrics; Raja Feather Kelly, choreographer; Peter Marks, moderator, staff writer for the 'Washington Post'; and Rona Siddiqui, music director & music supervisor.

Photos & Video: Go Inside A STRANGE LOOP at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company VideoPhotos & Video: Go Inside A STRANGE LOOP at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 15, 2021

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company is now presenting A STRANGE LOOP, Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer-Prize winning musical. Directed by Stephen Brackett, choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly, music directed by Rona Siddiqui, and produced in association with Playwrights Horizons and Page 73 Productions, A STRANGE LOOP will run through January 9, 2022.

VIDEO: Watch Broadway Unite for the BROADWAY BACKWARDS Finale! VideoVIDEO: Watch Broadway Unite for the BROADWAY BACKWARDS Finale!
by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2021

‚ÄúYou Will Be Found‚ÄĚ by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul is performed by Jenn Colella, Jay Armstrong Johnson and Cast Amy Adams, James Monroe Iglehart, Cheyenne Jackson, L Morgan Lee, Raymond J. Lee, Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Ruthie Ann Miles, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and many more!

VIDEO: Watch James Jackson's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A  VideoVIDEO: Watch James Jackson's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A STRANGE LOOP
by Stage Tube - Aug 13, 2020

For their astounding work the judges have awarded a Special Obie Citation to the Creative Team and Ensemble of A STRANGE LOOP.

VIDEO: Watch Antwayn Hopper's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A VideoVIDEO: Watch Antwayn Hopper's Obie Award Acceptance Speech For the Creative Team of A STRANGE LOOP
by Stage Tube - Aug 6, 2020

For their astounding work the judges have awarded a Special Obie Citation to the Creative Team and Ensemble of A STRANGE LOOP.

VIDEO: Watch Ramin Karimloo, Liz Callaway, Louise Dearman, and More on KINGS OF BROAD VideoVIDEO: Watch Ramin Karimloo, Liz Callaway, Louise Dearman, and More on KINGS OF BROADWAY 2020
by Stage Tube - May 31, 2020

The online concert, KINGS OF BROADWAY 2020, was held today, May 31st. The concert celebrated the music of the legendary Broadway composers Jule Styne, Jerry Herman & Stephen Sondheim.


L Morgan Lee Frequently Asked Questions

What is L Morgan Lee next theatre project?
L Morgan Lee's next show will be A Strange Loop which opens on 4/26/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has L Morgan Lee been in?
L Morgan Lee has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has L Morgan Lee been in?
L Morgan Lee has not appeared in the West End

What awards has L Morgan Lee been nominated for?
Distinguished Performance Awards (Drama League Awards) for A Strange Loop and Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical (Tony Awards) for A Strange Loop .