Nathan Merrill grew up in St. George, Utah.
He is performing as Danny on Shane’s crew for Mara The Musical.
Since 2010 Nathan has appeared in dozens of productions at several community theaters including: Parowan Community Theater – Beauty and the Beast (Maurice), Oliver (Fagin) and Then There Were None (General MacKenzie); Cedar Valley Community Theater – The Wedding Singer (Billy Idol Impersonator), Once Upon A Mattress (ensemble), Oliver (Mr. Brownlow) and Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (Mr. Sanders); St. George Musical Theater – Willy Wonka (Mr. Bucket), Guys and Dolls (Lt. Brannigan), Little Shop of Horrors (Audrey II Puppeteer), Beauty and the Beast (Monsieur D’Arque), The King and I (swing), The Pajama Game (Charley), Freaky Friday (Grandpa Gordon), The Scarlet Pimpernel (Elton), Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat (Jacob) and The Secret Garden (Ben Weatherstaff); Brigham’s Playhouse – South Pacific (Captain Bracket) and; Hurricane Theatrical – The Drowsy Chaperone (ensemble), Into the Woods (Steward), Hairspray (Wilbur), Bright Star (Daddy Cane), Freaky Friday (Grandpa Gordon) and Tarzan (Snipes). Also appeared as an extra in LDS Casting’s New Testament Videos and Studio C – Leadership Training, You Could and The Juror.
One of his favorite pastimes is providing cheap labor for building sets.
His favorite saying is – “Everyone born into this world will make it a better place. Either you can strive to do so every day or save it up for your departure.”