A true songbird...
Singer - Actor - Presenter
Sophie Morris is a New Zealand-based singer, actor and presenter, who performs both within New Zealand and internationally.
She holds a Bachelor of Music (First-Class Honours) in Classical Voice Performance and a Master of Music (Distinction) in Contemporary Voice Performance, as well as a Bachelor of Commerce from Otago University.
Live performances include appearances for Arts Festival Dunedin, Dunedin Fringe Festival, Air New Zealand, NZ Blind Foundation/Eye Fund UK, Celtic Illusion (Australia Tour), City Choir Dunedin (soprano soloist - The Messiah), Rhian Sheehan (album tour), Christchurch Southern Opera, Cruise for a Cause (Milford Sound), The Silver Scrolls, Coca-Cola Christmas in the Park and iD Fashion Week.
Last year Sophie performed with The Ten Tenors as their first ever female guest on their New Zealand Wish You Were Here Tour as part of their 20th Anniversary World Tour.
Musical theatre and operatic roles performed include 'Jellylorum' in Cats, 'Sophie' in Mamma Mia, 'Rapunzel' in Into the Woods, 'Sandy' in Grease: The Arena Spectacular LIVE, ‘Barbarina’ (cover) in Le Nozze di Figaro, ‘Pamina’ in Magic Flute Moments, ‘Queenie’ in Honk! and Sharpay (cover) in High School Musical.
Sophie has performed national anthems at various high-profile sporting events including the T20 Black Clash (Black Caps and All Blacks), Rugby League Four Nations, the Halberg Games and the Parker v Ruiz WBO World Heavyweight Championship Title Fight.
She has acted in film, television, theatre, commercial and music video productions, and regularly presents the evening news at Channel 39.
Sophie has performed sell-out nights of her own concerts “Sophie Goes to Broadway” and “Sophie Morris on Stage” at Allen Hall and the Glenroy respectively. Her début album “Sophie Morris – Songs from the Stage” is out now - available on iTunes, Google Play, Spotify and Bandcamp.