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Thomas Morrissey

 
Bio:
Thomas Morrissey is the Artistic Director of Theatre Now New York, having previously worked with the Genesius Theatre Guild in New York City and ReVision Theatre in Asbury Park, NJ. For ReVision Tom Directed the highly acclaimed productions of Hello, Dolly! staring Richard Skipper as Carol Channing ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Thomas Morrissey is the Artistic Director of Theatre Now New York, having previously worked with the Genesius Theatre Guild in New York City and ReVision Theatre in Asbury Park, NJ. For ReVision Tom Directed the highly acclaimed productions of Hello, Dolly! staring Richard Skipper as Carol Channing ... (read complete bio)
 

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Jonathan S Cerullo, winner: Best Direction for FICTITIOUS (book, music, and lyrics by Tom Hyndman and Paul Cozby), Thomas Morrissey (Artistic , TNNY), Stephen Bishop Seely (Producer, Sound Bites Festival)

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Thomas Morrissey Biography

Thomas Morrissey is the Artistic Director of Theatre Now New York, having previously worked with the Genesius Theatre Guild in New York City and ReVision Theatre in Asbury Park, NJ. For ReVision Tom Directed the highly acclaimed productions of Hello, Dolly! staring Richard Skipper as Carol Channing and the sold out run of The Rocky Horror Show. The ReVision Theatre, a continuation of The Genesius Theatre Guild, which Tom founded in NYC in 1995 and served as its Artistic Director for 10 years providing a place for diverse theatre artists to collaborate on the creation and development of new plays and musicals. Tom produced and directed The Genesius Guild’s first mainstage productions The Glass Mendacity by Maureen Morley and Tom Wilmorth, Frank Stancati’s Just Us Boys, Dalliance In Vienna by Douglas Braverman and produced the premiere production of Jonathan Tolin’s The Last Sunday In June which became the highlight of Rattlestick Productions 2003 off Broadway season & went on to its commercial New York run at the Century Center Theatre. He was the Producing Artistic Director for the Texas Star Theatre at the Historic Granbury Opera House for their 2005 season production of Gypsy which he directed and choreographed to rave reviews starring Cindy Benson along with I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change. In New York Tom has also worked as a director at Circle Repertory Company (Circle REP LAB member), Ensemble Studio Theatre, Naked Angels and is a founding member of the Professional Directors Company at New York University. Regional director/choreographer credits include: Oklahoma, No No Nanette, Camelot, The King & I, Two By Two, The Pirates Of Penzance, Bye Bye Birdie, Annie Get Your Gun and Hello Dolly!. He has worked in all areas of professional theatre; regional, summer, dinner theatre, off and on Broadway. Tom sat on the Theatre Panel for the Manhattan Community Arts Fund re-grant program of the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs through the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. Tom has taught acting, musical theatre classes and workshops at The American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA), Wagner College, New York University, The Creative Acting Company, NYC. A member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC) and Actors’ Equity Association (AEA), his web-site can be found at www.ThomasMorrissey.com






Thomas Morrissey News

Tickets Now On Sale For SOUND BITES 2022 Photo Tickets Now On Sale For SOUND BITES 2022
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2022

Theater Now New York (TNNY), one of the nation's leading producers of original short form musicals, will present its SOUND BITES Festival of 10-Minute Musicals May 23rd at 7pm at Merkin Hall at Kaufman Music Center (129 W 67th St, New York). 

Staged Readings Announced For New Musicals FOUNTAIN OF YOU and THE PELICAN at Theatre Photo Staged Readings Announced For New Musicals FOUNTAIN OF YOU and THE PELICAN at Theatre Now
by Stephi Wild - Feb 14, 2022

This month, Theatre Now is producing staged readings of new musicals Fountain of You and The Pelican, presented in repertory with their full developmental production of The Jury now running at the Jeffrey & Paula Gural Theatre at the A.R.T./New York Theatres.

Full Cast and Creative Team Announced For Theatre Now's THE JURY Photo Full Cast and Creative Team Announced For Theatre Now's THE JURY
by Stephi Wild - Jan 18, 2022

The Jury is a new musical with book & lyrics by Casey Kendall and music by Jonathan Bauerfeld. It tells the story of Tess Butler, who has died after a short lifetime of battling opiate addiction and burning bridges. Now, it is up to seven people from her life to come together and decide whether or not she's worth saving.

Tickets Are Now On Sale For THE JURY at Theatre Now Photo Tickets Are Now On Sale For THE JURY at Theatre Now
by Stephi Wild - Jan 3, 2022

The Jury is an new musical with book & lyrics by Casey Kendall and music by Jonathan Bauerfeld. It tells the story of Tess Butler, who has died after a short lifetime of battling opiate addiction and burning bridges. Now, it is up to seven people from her life to come together and decide whether or not she's worth saving.

Theatre Now Launches Musical Theatre Workshop For Young Writers Photo Theatre Now Launches Musical Theatre Workshop For Young Writers
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2021

Theater Now New York (TNNY), an artist service organization dedicated to the development, production, publication, and circulation of short and long-form musicals, will bring a Musical Theatre Workshop for Young Writers to New York City public high schools this fall.

Full Lineup and Cast Announced for SOUND BITES Extra Bites Second Night Photo Full Lineup and Cast Announced for SOUND BITES Extra Bites Second Night
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2021

Theater Now New York, one of the nation’s leading producers of original short form musicals, announced the full lineup and cast for the second night of SOUND BITES Extra Bites, which will stream online Friday, May 28th at 7pm. 

Full Lineup and Cast Announced For SOUND BITES Extra Bites Night 1 Photo Full Lineup and Cast Announced For SOUND BITES Extra Bites Night 1
by Stephi Wild - May 18, 2021

Theater Now New York has announced the full lineup and cast for the first night of SOUND BITES Extra Bites, which will stream online Friday, May 21st at 7pm. 

Theatre Now New York Will Stream Eight New 10-Minute Musicals Next Month Photo Theatre Now New York Will Stream Eight New 10-Minute Musicals Next Month
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 23, 2021

Theater Now New York, one of the nation's leading producers of original short form musicals, announced today that SOUND BITES, its highly regarded annual festival of 10-minute musicals, will be streamed online for free next month, with the live version returning in May of 2022. 

Theatre Now New York to Stream 8 New 10-Minute Musicals in May Photo Theatre Now New York to Stream 8 New 10-Minute Musicals in May
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 23, 2021

Theater Now New York announced today that SOUND BITES, its highly regarded annual festival of 10-minute musicals, will be streamed online for free next month, with the live version returning in May of 2022. 

Theatre Now Announces National Musical Writers Group Photo Theatre Now Announces National Musical Writers Group
by Stephi Wild - Feb 18, 2021

Theatre Now New York, a non-profit artists service organization and theatre company dedicated to supporting musical theatre writers, has established a new National Musical Writers Group which will bring together lyricists and composers from across the nation.