Written and performed by Sam Morrison
NYC comedian Sam Morrison (The Drew Barrymore Show, Bravo TV, Stand Up NBC Finals) grapples with the death of his partner. He makes grief hilarious through tales of love, diabetes and seagull attacks. SUGAR DADDY is the highly anticipated follow up to his debut hour that met critical acclaim at the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Part of 59E59 Theaters' East to Edinburgh 2022
Sam Morrison is an NYC based writer and comedian. As a stand up, he recently performed on the segment Bananamore's on the Drew Barrymore Show. He has performed in The Stand Up NBC Finals, The Tonight Show Showcase, RuPaul's DragCon, and named Best of New Talent at the New York Comedy Festival. He hosts the popular monthly show Queerotica at the famed Strand Bookstore. As a touring comic, Sam is a mainstay in the college circuit and has headlined over 50 colleges. His solo show Hello, Daddy! was critically lauded at the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. It was highlighted in GQ, The Independent, and Metro, and received 4 stars+ from The List, Deadline, Scotsgay, and Fringe Review. He is slated to return to the Festival in 2022 at Gilded Balloon. As a writer, Sam was staffed on the first season of Blind Date, hosted by Nikki Glaser, currently airing on Bravo. His pilot Daddy reached the 2nd round of the Sundance Lab, Screencraft QF, Big Break QF, and received an 8 on The Blacklist.
"A magnetic and excellent hour” – The List, Four Stars
“Quite simply, this is gay stand up at its finest. Sam had the entire crowd in the palm of his hand.” – ScotsGay, Five Stars
“witty biting & sharp...This show is a beautiful tale of self-discovery, love and acceptance.”– Deadline, Four Stars