Michael Dean Morgan

Michael Dean Morgan

Michael Dean Morgan
Assistant Professor

Michael Dean Morgan

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Biography

Michael Dean Morgan is an Assistant Professor in The Department of Theatre and Dance. He holds an MFA from the Claire Trevor School of the Arts at the University of California at Irvine and is a certified Knight-Thompson Speechwork instructor.

Michael is a broadway actor who has spent most of the last decade working for Disney Theatricals and touring all over the globe. He was last seen on Broadway in the new musical Amazing Grace. Other performance credits include the first and second national tours of Mary Poppins as Mr Banks; the comic hornbill, Zazu, in The Lion King; and originating the role of Marlin in the world premiere of Disney’s Finding Nemo-the Musical written by the Oscar winning Frozen team.

Other stage credits include Off-Broadway and concerts at 54 Below as well as the McCarter Theatre, Barrington Stage Company,  Bucks County Playhouse, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Repertory Theater of St. Louis, Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Skylight Music Theater, and Utah Shakespeare.  On screen credits include the NBC's Manifest, the HBO drama Boardwalk Empire, Amazon's Alpha House, as well as several incarnations of Law and Order.  

Michael is founder of the Theatre Story Archive (www.TheatreStoryArchive.com) and founder and owner of The Dialect Lab of Princeton, a professional speech and dialect company.

Active member of Actor's Equity Association (AEA), The Screen Actor's Guild (SAG-AFTRA), and the Voice and Speech Trainers Association (VASTA).

More information at www.MichaelDeanMorgan.com