SELECTED REGIONAL CREDITS

JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH

Wheelock Family Theater at Boston University

Dir. Emily Ranii

April-May, 2019

CABARET

Boston Conservatory at Berklee

Dir. Otis Sallid

March, 2019

RUNAWAYS

Boston University School of Theater

Dir. Elaine vaan Hogue

December, 2018

FUN HOME

Speakeasy Stage Company

Dir. Paul Daigneault

October-November, 2018

ALLEGIANCE

Speakeasy Stage Company

Dir. Paul Daigneault

May, 2018

SHE LOVES ME

Greater Boston Stage Company

Dir. Ilyse Robbins

November-December, 2017

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG

Huntington Theatre Company

Dir. Maria Friedman

*IRNE Award - Best Musical Director

*IRNE Award - Best Musical

*Elliot Norton Award Nomination - Best Musical Director

September-October, 2017

THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY

Speakeasy Stage Company

Dir. Bevin O'Gara

*IRNE Award - Best Musical Director

April-May, 2017

ALTAR BOYZ

Greater Boston Stage Company

Dir. Tyler Rosati, Ceit Zweil

March-April, 2017

BRECHT ON BRECHT

New Repertory Theatre

Dir. Jim Petosa

February-March, 2017

MAME

Greater Boston Stage Company

Dir. Ilyse Robbins

December, 2016

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS

Speakeasy Stage Company

Dir. Paul Daigneault

*IRNE Award - Best Musical Director

*Elliot Norton Award - Best Musical Production

October-November / December-January, 2016-7

PARADE

Boston University School of Theatre

Dir. Clay Hopper

April-May, 2016

25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE

Northeastern University

Dir. Scott Edmiston

March, 2016

HASTY PUDDING - THAT 1770s SHOW

Harvard University

Dir. Tony Parise

February-March, 2016

VIOLET

Speakeasy Stage Company

Dir. Paul Daigneault

*IRNE Award Nomination:  Best Music Director

January-February, 2016

A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM

Greater Boston Stage Company

Dir. Weylin Symes and Ilyse Robbins

September, 2015

SHREK

Wheelock Family Theatre

Dir. Shelley Bolman

April-May, 2015

BIG FISH

Speakeasy Stage Company

Dir. Paul Daigneault

March-April, 2015

THE HUMAN COMEDY

Boston University School of Theatre

Dir. Jim Petosa

December, 2014

ASSASSINS

New Repertory Theatre

Dir. Jim Petosa

October, 2014

HAIRSPRAY

Wheelock Family Theatre

Dir. Susan Kosoff

*Elliot Norton Award - Best Musical Production

*Elliot Norton Award - Best Ensemble

January-February, 2014

PACIFIC OVERTURES

Boston University School of Theatre

Dir. Jim Petosa

December, 2013

PARADE

Footlight Club, Jamaica Plain, MA

Dir. Mark Usher

March-April, 2013

RAGTIME

Fiddlehead Theatre Company

Dir. Meg Fofonoff

September-October, 2012

ASSASSINS

Boston University School of Theatre

Dir. Jim Petosa

April-May, 2012

THE NUTCRACKER

Greater Boston Stage Company

Dir. Caitlin Lowans

November-December, 2011

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG

Boston University School of Theatre

Dir. Jim Petosa

May, 2010

CANDIDE

Berkshire Theatre Group

Dir. Ralph Petillo

July, 2009

SATURDAY NIGHT

Brandeis Theatre Company

Dir. Eric Hill

October, 2008

PREVIOUS PERFORMANCES

  • Beauty and the Beast

  • Spelling Bee

  • Hairspray

  • 13

  • Fiddler on the Roof

  • Funny Girl

  • Milk and Honey

SELECTED EDUCATIONAL AND
COMMUNITY CREDITS

 

NEWTON SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL

  • Into the Woods

  • Spring Awakening

  • Drowsy Chaperone

  • Avenue Q

  Stage directors:  Nancy Curran Willis, Jeff Knoedler,
     Jackie Davis, Evan Kelly, Jeremy Johnson

 

TEMPLE BETH ELOHIM

  • Hello Dolly

  • Seussical

  • The Music Man

  • The Producers

 

OTHER

  • Fiddler on the Roof (Alexander Children's Theater, dir. Sharon Bizant)

  • Once on this Island (Alexander Children's Theater, dir. Paul Farwell)

  • Spamalot (Footlight Club, dir. Laura Espy)

  • Legally Blonde (Next Door Theatre, dir. James Tallach)

  • Schoolhouse Rock, Live (Boston Children's Theatre, dir. Burgess Clark)

  • Alexander and the Terrible...Day (Boston Children's Theatre, dir. Ryan Began)

  • Rent (Chelsea High School)

  • Honk (Stoneham Young Company, dir. Brad Jensen)

  • The Wiz (Boston Collegiate Charter School, dir. Jamie Montesano)

  • Grey Gardens (Arlington Friends of the Drama, dir. Nancy Curran Willis)

  • Into the Woods (Stoneham Young Company, dir. Caitlin Lowans)

  • Chicago (Beaver Country Day School, dir. Jeremy Johnson)

  • 42nd Street (Winthrop Playmakers, dir. Ken Vining)

  • Cinderella (Riverside Theatre Works, dir. Meghan Kenny)

  • Curtains (Arlington Friends of the Drama, dir. Paul Murphy)

  • I Love You, You're Perfect... (Newton Country Players, dir. Becky Webber)

  • Spelling Bee (Walpole Footlighters, dir. Marianne Phinney)

  • Oliver (Footlight Club, dir. Carol Gallagher)

  • Assassins (Curtain Call Theater, dir. Jim Fagan)

  • Urinetown (Curtain Call Theater, dir. Martha Sawyer)

 

FRENCH WOODS FESTIVAL CREDITS

 

French Woods Festival is a summer performing arts festival for children between the ages of 7 and 18.  Each summer, Matt music directs approximately 12 full musicals with casts as small as 12 and as large as 92, made up of students as young as 7 and as old as 18. Most of these productions are accompanied by full pit orchestras made up of students and professionals.  Each show is given 10-14 two and a half hour rehearsals to prepare the cast for a full-scale production including sets, costumes, lighting, and sound.  As a music director at French Woods, Matt will often be rehearsing or playing for up to 6 different musical productions in a single working day.

 

 

  • Something Rotten

  • Curtains

  • Disaster!

  • Bright Star

  • The Music Man

  • Nice Work If You Can Get It

  • 42nd Street

  • Funny Girl

  • Crazy for You

  • Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

  • Little Shop of Horrors

  • She Loves Me

  • A New Brain

  • Frog and Toad

  • In the Heights

  • Ragtime

  • Pajama Game

  • Bonnie and Clyde

  • Mary Poppins

  • James and the Giant Peach

  • Parade

  • Legally Blonde

  • Company

  • 9 to 5

  • Fiddler on the Roof

  • Avenue Q

  • Les Miserables

  • Spring Awakening

  • A Little Night Music

  • The Rink

  • Urinetown

  • Cabaret

  • Xanadu

  • Chicago

  • West Side Story

  • Grand Hotel

  • Oklahoma

  • A Chorus Line

  • Matilda

  • Mamma Mia

  • Beauty and the Beast

  • Nine

  • A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder

  • Newsies

  • The Spitfire Grill

  • How to Succeed...

  • Once Upon a Mattress

  • Baby

  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame

  • Pippin

  • Babes in Arms

  • Next to Normal

  • Dogfight

  • Light in the Piazza

  • Gypsy

  • Little Mermaid

  • Annie

  • Little Women

  • Sunday in the Park with George

  • City of Angels

  • The King and I

  • Damn Yankees

  • Little Me

  • Violet

  • Sweeney Todd

  • Kiss Me Kate

  • Evita

  • La Cage Aux Folles

  • Chess

  • Mame

  • Hello Dolly

  • 13

  • Aida

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