Melissa Morris – Composer
Melissa Morris is an actor, singer, musician, composer, playwright, sound designer, musical director and teacher. This is her 2nd season with a Company of Fools, having composed the music for A Midsummer Night’s Dream in 2017. She is the Resident Musical Director/Composer at St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival, and has played favourite roles such as Puck (Midsummer’s Night Dream), Sylvia (Two Gentlemen of Verona), Portia (Julius Caesar) and Diana (All’s Well That Ends Well) as well as creating musicals of Comedy of Errors, and Three Musketeers. Recent credits include Corie (Barefoot in the Park- Upper Canada Playhouse), Jane/Georgiana (Pride and Prejudice-Chemainus Theatre), Shelly/Mara (Miracle on 34th Street-Upper Canada Playhouse) and her 2 person show with the loveable Warren Bain, Love Stories: Stirling which will be playing in Prescott on August 6!