Originally from Belfast in Northern Ireland, Matt is the Associate Artistic Director at Studio Theatre in Washington DC. Previously he served as Director of Programming for Origin Theatre in New York, an Off Broadway company that specializes in European new writing, and as an Associate Director of Rough Magic Theatre in Dublin.
As a director, he has worked both in the United States and Internationally, and his productions have been nominated for several awards. He has also worked extensively as an art director for film, television, and photography. He holds an MFA from Columbia University in New York.