Producer. Director. Marketer.
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CHRIS MORRISSEY is an LA-based live entertainment and digital media content producer, director and marketer. In each of these roles, Chris is dedicated to cultivating experiences that engage communities and ignite conversation.
Chris is currently the Creative Manager at Marathon Digital, a social media and digital content company representing live entertainment clients including Hamilton, Hadestown, Ain’t Too Proud, Slave Play, Freestyle Love Supreme, Lea Salonga, Center Theatre Group, Atlantic Theater Company and numerous other Broadway shows, companies and influencers. Prior to joining Marathon, Chris served as the Manager of Events & Strategic Partnerships for Tony Award-winning producer Ken Davenport (Once On This Island, 2018 Tony Award for Best Revival).
Chris has directed & produced numerous new plays and cabarets across New York including shows at Joe’s Pub, The NYC Fringe Festival, Feinstein’s / 54 Below, New Wave Theatre Collective, NY Short Play Fest and many others. He is a director and co-producer of the award-winning gay web series Queen's English.
Chris was a teaching artist and assistant director at Northwestern University’s National High School Institute (Cherubs). He has been an adjudicator for Paper Mill Playhouse's Rising Star Awards and a script reader for New Dramatists. Chris is a graduate of the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM) with a BFA in Musical Theatre and Public Relations Certification from the McMicken College of Arts & Sciences. Proud recipient of the Lehman Engel Award.