Ms. Moran is blessed to be musically surrounded with some of Chicago’s top Jazz musicians on the scene today. She is perfect for your wedding, cocktail hour, private and/or corporate event. She is equally at home in any size venue.
Born and raised in Illinois, Ms. Moran has been performing for most of her life. She studied voice as a child at New Trier High School and Northwestern University in Illinois. As an adult, she studied opera at Carnegie-Mellon University in Pennsylvania, and the University
of Colorado. She eventually returned to Chicago to earn a BA in theater from Columbia College.
Over the past several years, Ms. Moran has divided her time between her two loves: acting and singing.
As an actor, Ms. Moran has worked with numerous theater companies in Chicago, but most extensively with the Factory Theater, a storefront community theater company in their eleventh season with over 100 all original productions under their belts. She is also a Second City alumna skilled in improvisational theater.
As a singer, Ms. Moran has performed in many settings: nightclubs, weddings, private and corporate functions, and most notably, on Navy Pier's two premiere dinner cruise ships, Mystic Blue and The Odyssey. Some venues she has appeared at include: San Francisco's Empire Plush Room, Drury Lane Water Tower, Katerina’s, Grant Park, Andy’s Jazz, Park West, The Acorn Theater in Michigan’s Three Oaks, Caf Luciano, The Field Museum, The Stonefire Restaurant, Tivoli, Tuscany-Wheeling, Webster’s Wine Bar, Magnum's Steakhouse, Davenport’s, Gold Star Sardine Bar, Martyr's, and Joy Blue. She just recently ended a 12-month engagement at Chicago Old Town’s wonderful Bistrot Margot and can be seen frequently performing at Katerina’s on Irving Park. She was also recently a regular performer at Tivoli Ristorante in West Chicago and frequently performs for the city of Chicago’s Cultural Affairs department.
Ms. Moran’s newest sensational Rosemary Clooney hit show, “Rosie, A Tribute...” is currently touring regionally. She is also a regular performer and many venues in NW Chicago suburbs, performing as contemporary duo with her guitarist.