Relocating to San Francisco!

The Pirates of Penzance

New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players

  Feb

June 9, 2015     8:00pm


It was a Very Good Year,

Songs of 1915


Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall

Mabel Mercer Foundation


Merrill debuted at Carnegie Hall performing songs of Alice Faye on this bill paying tribute great singers born in 1915.  Other notable performers born this year include Frank Sinatra, Billie Holiday, Edith Piaf and more.


​accompanied by: Bill Zeffiro

www.carnegiehall.org



  Dec.


2015 Carnegie Hall Debut

2015- Highlights    

Feb        "Mama Rose's Turn"  as June (child & adult)

               Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center

               Costumed & Staged theatrical presentation of the                   recently published biography by Carolyn Quinn


May       The Gondoliers- NY

              NYGASP


June     Carnegie Hall Debut

             Weill Recital Hall- Mabel Mercer Foundation Concert

             Merrill sang songs of Alice Faye (famed singer of the

             1930's-40's)        


Sept.     Mikado/ Pirates of Penzance tour

             NYGASP


Nov.      Iolanthe- as Fleta  (NY)

             NYGASP


Dec.      Pirates of Penzance  NY

             NYGASP

It's been a wonderful 11 years in New York as an Equity actress.  I'm leaving the Actor's Equity Union with this move in order to pursue more opportunities to perform in my new home- the Bay Area!

Past highlights 

It's a Wonderful Life- a Radio Play

Contra Costa Civic Theatre, CA

2019 

​​Merrill  Grant

  Aug.


www.ccct.org

Nov. 29- Dec. 15th


Taking place in a 1940's radio station, Merrill will play Sally Applewhite  who portrays Mary Hatch throughout the radio play.  A cast of 5 will play all the roles in the story, directed by David Bogdonoff.


in the role of Isabel, daughter of the Modern Major General


February 9th run-out performance

McCarter Theatre- Princeton, NJ


www.nygasp.org


2018   


March   Pirates of Penzance - 8 city tour

             NYGASP- New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players


April      Ruddigore- New York

             NYGASP


Dec.     Pirates of Penzance, as Isabelle   (NY)

            NYGASP

          

2017


January  Yoga Teacher Training completed in NY (200 hr)


March    Pirates of Penzance 5 city tour

              NYGASP


April       Patience- New York

              NYGASP


May       H.M.S. Pinafore - 5 city tour

              NYGASP


October  H.M.S. Pinafore- (tour-Canada & Maine)

               NYGASP

  

            

2016- Highlights


February   "Let's Call the Whole Thing Off"  (NY & CT)

                  Kay Swift Trust  www.kayswift.com

Merrill starred as composer Kay Swift with Sean Dougherty as George Gershwin in this original fully costumed and staged two person musical tracing the romance and collaboration of this pair of American composers.