WOW Stories 2016
Kathryn Lynn Morgen - Theatre as Therapy
About the talk:
Theatre is a reflection of life and can be used as a tool for self-discovery, healing, and growth.


Leadership Roles

Photo by Lucy Brown

Artistic Director
Whidbey Children's Theatre | June 2016 - July 2017

Program & Production Manager
Whidbey Children's Theatre | December 2014 - June 2016

Development & Communications Manager
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts | October 2013 - October 2014

 

More professional credits available on LinkedIn


acting

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Winifred Banks
Mary Poppins | Directed by Ty Molbak
Whidbey Children's Theatre (WCT), 2017

Malcolm
Macbeth | Directed by David Churchill
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts (WICA), 2017

Ensemble
First Take Improv
Langley, WA ~ 2016

Ensemble
The Addams Family Musical | Directed by Lani Brockman
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, 2015

Mrs. Weston
Jane Austen's Emma adapted by Michael Bloom | Directed by Matthew Gregory
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, 2015

Catherine Givings
In the Next Room, or the vibrator p
lay by Sarah Ruhl | Directed by Ned Farley
OutCast Productions, 2015

Elvira
Blithe Spirit by Noël Coward | Directed by Phil Jordan
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, 2013

Ensemble
Comedy Island Improv Troupe
Langley, WA ~ 2012 - 2013

Starvling/Cobweb
A Midsummer Night's Dream
 | Directed by Susannah Rose Woods
Island Shakespeare Festival (ISF), 2012

Myrrha/Eurydice/Hunger/Ensemble
Metamorphoses by Mary Zimmerman
 | Directed by Robert Prosch
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, 2011

Pippa Bacca
Stifled by Esra Guler
 | Directed by Esra Guler
12 Minutes Max, On the Boards - Seattle, 2007

Mustardseed
A Midsummer Night's Dream
 | Directed by Bob Colonna
Second Story Theatre - Rhode Island, 2005

Further acting credits available upon request.


DIRECTING

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Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl
Theatre Conservatory for Young Adults (TCYA) - August, 2017
Whidbey Children's Theatre & Island Shakespeare Festival Collaboration

The Life of a (WCT) Show
Written and Directed by Kathryn Lynn Morgen
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Raise the Curtain Performance, 2017

The Secret Garden (Musical) by Tim Kelly & Bill Francouer
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Mainstage,  2016

Almost, Maine by John Cariani  (Assistant Director)
South Whidbey High School Drama Club, Directed by Michael Morgen

Chamber Music by Arthur Kopit (Co-Director)
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Teen Blackbox, 2015

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
Whidbey Children's Theatre Mainstage, 2015


DESIGN

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Production Design - Set, Lights, Sound, Prop, Costume
Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl
Theatre Conservatory for Young Adults (TCYA) - August, 2017
Whidbey Children's Theatre & Island Shakespeare Festival Collaboration

Set & Prop Design
The Phantom Tollbooth
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Mainstage, March 2017

Production Design - Prop, Sound, Lighting
Raise the Curtain Event Production 2017 | Written and Directed by Kathryn Lynn Morgen
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Mainstage, April 2017

Production Design - Set, Prop, Lighting (Custom RGB LED Light Blending)
Hinterland by Matt Cameron | Directed by Lucy Pearce
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Teen Blackbox, December 2016

Set Design
Seussical the Musical TYA | Directed by Erick Westphal
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Mainstage, August 2016

Production Design - Set, Prop, Lighting
Raise the Curtain Fundraiser Production | Written and Directed by Melinda Mack
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Mainstage, April 2016

Set Design
Inside Frampton and the Outside World by Susannah Rose Woods | Directed by Cait Cassée
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Mainstage, March 2016

Set Design 
Dead Man's Cell Phone by Sarah Ruhl | Directed by Phil Jordan
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, October 2015

Backdrop Design
Peter Pan and Wendy by Doug Rand | Directed by Michael Morgen
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Mainstage, June 2015

Production Design - Set, Prop, Lighting
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang | Directed by Kathryn Lynn Morgen
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Mainstage, March 2015

Set Design
Disney 101 Dalmatians Jr. | Directed by Lisa Nakama
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Mainstage, January 2014

Set Design
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow | Directed by Michael Morgen
Whidbey Children's Theatre - Mainstage, October 2013


CREW CREDITS

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Sound & Light Board Operator
Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl
Theatre Conservatory for Young Adults (TCYA) - August, 2017
Whidbey Children's Theatre & Island Shakespeare Festival Collaboration

Rehearsal Stage Manager 
Irving Berlin's White Christmas | Directed by Michael Morgen
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, December 2016

Stage Manager, Light Board Operator, Sound Board Operator
Hinterland by Matt Cameron | Directed by Lucy Pearce
Whidbey Children's Theatre, December 2016

Stage Manager
Queer Pride on Whidbey Cabaret Soirée
WICA Mainstage - August 2016

Light Board Operator, Projectionist, Shadow Play Director
Alfred Hitchcock's 39 Steps by Patrick Barlow | Directed by Deana Duncan
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, February 2016

Stage Crew
Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling | Directed by Tim Rarick
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, February 2012

Stage Manager
Closer by Patrick Marber | Directed by Matthew Gregory
Whidbey Island Center for the Arts - Zech Hall, November 2011