Day One is a short film directed by Ellie Gravitte that shows how one woman (Morgan) presents her queerness and focuses on her struggle to be seen and noticed. Check out the short here! Day One has been shown at IFC Center, Refilmery Winter Film Fest 2019, and other festivals around NYC. 

Morgan Dean



Morgan is an EMC actor/singer with a BFA in Music Theatre from The Hartt School. 


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why women cry

day one

writer. actor. model.

production stills

The Kraine Theater March 19-21 2019

directed by Najah Muhammad

Why Women Cry is a new play created by Najah Muhammad based on Sana Y Shabazz's novel of the same title.  WWC premiered as part of The Estrogenius Festival, where Morgan originated the role of The Sage. Why Women Cry tells stories and poems by and for women and people of all genders, sexualities, and colors for the cleansing of the eyes and soul.