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DETROIT ARTISTS RECEIVE $25,000 GRANTS FROM KRESGE ARTS
June 20, 2018
Founder and Owner Morgan Breon is a 2018 Kresge Arts in Detroit Fellow! "[The Kresge Grant is] annually one of the most buzzed-about announcements in the Detroit arts community, and unveils the recipients of one of the richest grants of its kind in the country" (Detroit Free Press). *Photo by Noah Stephens
THEATER MATTERS: LIVESTREAM VIEWING PARTY AND PANEL IN DETROIT
January 18, 2018
UMS presents a livestream party for Claudia Rankine and P. Carl’s discussion about social justice and theater at the U-M Detroit Center, followed by a live panel of Michigan theater makers addressing the same issues, including Morgan Breon (University of Michigan Musical Society 2018 Artist-In-Residence).
ANNOUNCING 2017-18 UMS ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE
November 30, 2017
UMS is pleased to announce the fourth installment of our Artists in Residence program. As part of the program, we’re asking area artists to take “residence” at our performances. The goal of the residency is to inspire artists through UMS performances, using these experiences as a resource to support the creation of new work or to fuel an artistic journey.
We’re proud to announce this season’s artists.
INTERLOCHEN ARTS ACADEMY COLLABORATES WITH MITTEN LAB, PARALLEL 45
October 14, 2017
The Interlochen Arts Academy Department of Theatre partnered with The MITTEN Lab and Parallel 45 Theatre to hold a reading of several new works-in-progress, including "Waking Up Alive" by metro-Detroit playwright, Morgan Breon.
*Photo courtesy of the MITTEN Lab, taken by Wolf Tytschkowski.
ARTISTS TAPPED FOR THE MITTEN LAB'S 2017 RESIDENCY IN MICHIGAN
June 9, 2017
The 2017 MITTEN Lab artists will be Detroit-based playwright Morgan Breon, Philly-based playwright Jacqueline Goldfinger, and New York-based composer/lyricist Zack Zadek. This will be the first year in their permanent home at Bear Lake, MI.
THEATRE NOVA TO HOLD INAUGURAL MICHIGAN PLAYWRIGHTS’ FESTIVAL 12/8–12/13, WITH PART 2 IN 2016
November 6, 2015
Among the playwrights included in the festival is Morgan Breon, an emerging playwright, whose short plays and monologues are making their way into the Detroit theatre scene.
DETROIT FRINGE FORWARD FESTIVAL
September 17, 2015
2015 Festival Winners include "Waking Up Alive" for the Jury's Choice Award! This was the premiere reading of the one act play, written by emerging playwright, Morgan Breon of metro-Detroit.