About Morgan Jay
Morgan Jay is a first generation American performer based out of Los Angeles. Originally from New Jersey, he started his career in NYC where he attended the Tisch School of the Arts. With over six years of stand up experience and an extensive background in music Morgan has managed to create a unique performance that touches comedy and music fans alike with his smooth melodies derived from his love for classic RnB and Bossanova.
He’s performed at the 2017 SF Sketchfest, 2017/2018 Big Fire Festival, 2010 Iowa Comedy Festival, 2010 LA Comedy Festival. He won 1st Prize in the 2012 Westside Comedy Showdown, 1st Prize in the 2018 Ventura Comedy Festival and was 1st Runner up at the 2018 Boston Comedy Festival. Morgan is a regularly featured artist for sofarsounds.com and was one of the top booking acts for the 2017 NACA. Morgan also won 1st Prize for best comedy/novelty song in the International Songwriting Competition which received over 16,000 submissions.
Make sure to check out his album on iTunes and his music videos and sketches on youtube!
10/2 - 730pm The Comedy Store
10/3 - Westwood Veterans Affairs
10/3 - 10pm Trip Tease Burlesque Santa Monica
10/5 - 8pm Jackie’s Cookie Connection
10/5 - 830pm (1728 Glendale Blvd 90026)
10/10 - 930pm Second City LA
10/12 - 8pm Ventura Comedy Club
10/12 - 1030pm The Comedy Store (Belly Room)
10/13 - 7pm Ventura Comedy Club
10/13 - 9pm Ventura Comedy Club
10/18- 8pm Sofar Sounds at Beyond Baroque Venice
10/23 - 8pm NABU Wine Malibu
10/27 - NACA Mid America Showcase
10/28 - 10pm The Comedy Store (Belly Room)
11/10 - NACA West Showcase
11/14 - 8pm Boobie Trap LA (6555 Hollywood Blvd
11/14 - Orange County Comedy Festival
11/15 - Orange County Comedy Festival
11/16 - Palm Springs Comedy Festival
11/17 - Palm Springs Comedy Festival
11/18 - Palm Springs Comedy Festival
11/28 - Figeurora Brewing Co (Santa Barbara)
12/4 - Headline in San Diego (TBD)
12/8 - Private Party
2/20 - UT Knoxville
Feel free to message me for more details. More Dates are always added.
News, Press, & Updates
"This man's hilarious. During his song Single Now, Morgan started singing to my friend until she was snorting uncontrollably...an 11 out of 10" - Star McCown, the setlist blog
"Morgan Jay is the next musical comedy prodigy." - Eden Golan...Music Blogger
“When I listened to Morgan Jay’s last song, it was one of the funniest moments of my life,” show attendee Ben Oved said. “I was laughing so hard...I literally couldn’t stop" Jay...serenaded the audience with his tune called “Dot Dot Dot,” which he correctly characterizes as “the only song about text fighting you’ll ever need to hear.” - Barbara Burker...Malibu Surfside News
"A musician has composed a song about Donald Trump's Hands - and it's something of a masterpiece. - Irish Examiner
"I hope you never find happiness so you continue to write these beautiful songs." - One funny audience member
"It was actually pretty good."-Most people who don't like music comedy
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