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 and five years of music comedy Morgan has managed to create a unique performance that touches comedy and music fans alike with his melodic tunes 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 at the 2012 Santa Monica Comedy Fest, 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!



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Performance DateS

  • 1/3 - Flappers 930pm

  • 1/4 - MC Sofar Sounds

  • 1/8 - 8pm Dude’s Brewery in Santa Monica

  • 1/9 - Tickled Comedy at Ocean View Restaurant (Montrose)

  • 1/10 - Private Preview of the HOUR! (DM for details)

  • 1/12 - The Shine (DTLA)

  • 1/23 - 8pm Boobie Trap (6555 Hollywood Blvd)

  • 1/24 - 8pm FULL ONE HOUR SET in Venice (DM me for ticket link)

  • 1/26 - 7pm Haha Comedy Club in NoHo

  • 1/26 - Headlining Malibu Playhouse

  • 1/29 - 7pm Cinema Bar

  • 1/30 - 8pm Boobie Trap (6555 Hollywood Blvd)

  • 2/7 - Davenport University (Grand Rapids MI)

  • 2/7 - 8pm Boobie Trap (6555 Hollywood Blvd)

  • 2/13 - 8pm Boobie Trap (6555 Hollywood Blvd)

  • 2/13 - 10pm Triptease Burlesque (2101 Lincoln Blvd)

  • 2/18 - NACA National Colombus Ohio

  • 2/20 - UT Knoxville

  • 3/6 - 8pm Boobie Trap (6555 Hollywood Blvd)

  • 3/12 - Indiana University

  • 3/13 - 8pm Boobie Trap (6555 Hollywood Blvd)

  • 3/14 - Show in Granada Hills

  • 4/20 - University of Alaska Southeast (Juneau, AL)

  • 4/26 - Bradley University (Peoria, IL)

  • 9/13 - Willamette University (Salem, OR)

         Feel free to message me for more details.  More Dates are always being 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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