Euan Morton Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
August 13, 1977 (41)
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 more)
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Date of Birth: August 13, 1977 (41)

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 more)

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 Brundibár 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 Morton Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
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