Jack B. Murphy
Actor I Writer I Musician
Old soul with a young heart.
Jack B. Murphy (he/him) is an NYC based actor, writer, and musician with a B.F.A. in musical theatre from Shenandoah Conservatory.
In his time at Shenandoah, he wrote his first full length musical, LILAC, with his collaborator Bailey Baker (book/music/lyrics). With the help of an on campus group, Playwrights Performances, Baker & Murphy have also written several award winning short musical pieces (BENJI & ENOUGH). He also studied arranging with Broadway music director and arranger Patrick Brady (THE PRODUCERS, YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN, CLOSER THAN EVER), as well as with Carnegie Mellon professor and National Alliance for Musical Theatre member Rick Edinger.
Favorite acting credits include THE ADVENTURES OF HONEY & LEON at NYC Children's Theatre (Leon), SOUTH PACIFIC and ALL SHOOK UP at Flat Rock Playhouse, Seymour in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Ted in PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, and Cookie in NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT.
Film credits: A CUPID FOR CHRISTMAS.
ADVENTURES OF HONEY & LEON
This past fall, Jack played Leon in THE ADVENTURES OF HONEY & LEON at New York City Children's Theatre, based on the book by Alan Cumming. Check out "The Most Loyal Dog" here.