Matthew received the 2014 SAGE Award and LA Drama Critics Circle Award for his direction of SOSE’s Our Class (also “Best Production of the Year,” LADCC). He has directed productions and/or workshops at Center Theatre Group, REDCAT, Bootleg Theatre, Odyssey Theatre, Son of Semele Ensemble, Rogue Machine, Circle X, Moving Arts and others, as well as for Chapman University, College of the Canyons, CalArts and University of California-Riverside. Recent credits: Our Class and The City (SOSE), Machinal (Chapman), Rent (College of the Canyons), Death of a Salesgirl (Bootleg), Eternal Thou (Studio at South Coast Repertory). He has also received three LA Weekly Theatre Award nominations and one Ovation Award nomination for Direction, as well as an LA Weekly Award for Video Design. Matthew has been an Ovation Voter since 2008 and is currently the Chairman of the Theatrical Producers League of Los Angeles/intimate (TPLLA/intimate).