MORGAN ASSANTE is a NYC based Singer and Actress. She is a graduate of Montclair State University with a BFA in Musical Theater. Assante grew up in Bergen County and is a proud Jersey girl through and through! Her professional career has awarded her many opportunities, including working in concert with several contemporary composing teams in venues from 54 Below to Carnegie Hall to Lincoln Center.
Having traveled to Italy at age fourteen for three Summers to study classical vocal performance, Morgan first learned the brilliant art of the Musical Theater belt at the ripe age of fifteen. From there, she went on to fall in love with musicals and that became the only repertoir in her audition book. She was cast in endless community and school productions until she graduated high school. Morgan has studied voice for 13 years and considers her voice to be her most valued asset. In 2014, Morgan signed with Encompass Arts Management and has broadened her horizons to TV and film. She was last seen on Season 2 of Steven Soderbergh's The Knick and is an active SAG Membership candidate. Morgan was also last seen on stage in Logan, Utah in Utah Opera Festival's productions of Oklahoma! and Les Miserables.
Some favorite credits include: Eponine in Les Miserables, Natalie in Next To Normal and Rusty in Footloose! Endless thanks to her supportive parents, incredible friends and tiny tabby cat named Sushi.
" 'Pitch Perfect' is an understatement for Morgan Assante. "
- Michael Gioia, writer at Playbill.com