Latest News and Updates


May 17, 2011 - Matthew wins the 2011 John Gassner Playwriting Award by the NY Outer Critics Circle for THE WHIPPING MAN.

May 12, 2011 - Old Globe to produce World Premiere of SOMEWHERE in the fall of 2011. Giovanna Sardelli directs.

May 1, 2011 – Regional productions of THE WHIPPING MAN are announced at Baltimore Center Stage, Theatre J, Kansas City Rep and Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati.

April 26, 2011 - Matthew nominated for the John Gassner Playwriting Award by the NY Outer Critics Circle for THE WHIPPING MAN.

April 15, 2011 – THE WHIPPING MAN is nominated in the “Best New Play” category for the inaugural Off-Broadway Alliance Awards.

April 10, 2011 – THE WHIPPING MAN closes at Manhattan Theatre Club, after 3 months and 101 performances.

February 28, 2011 - Leigh Silverman directs REVERBERATION at Manhattan Theatre Club's 7@7 Reading Series. The reading will feature Bobby Steggert, America Ferrera and Zach Booth.

February 2, 2011 - MTC announces a third extension of THE WHIPPING MAN at City Center Stage 1.

February 1, 2011 – THE WHIPPING MAN opens at Manhattan Theatre Club’s City Center Stage 1 space.

January 31, 2011 – Manhattan Theatre Club announces a second extension for THE WHIPPING MAN.

January 13, 2011 - THE WHIPPING MAN begins performances today at Manhattan Theatre Club. First extension announced.

December 14, 2010 – THE WHIPPING MAN begins rehearsals at Manhattan Theatre Club.

November 2, 2010 – Andre Braugher will star in New York Premiere of THE WHIPPING MAN. Andre Holland and Jay Wilkison round out the cast.

July 27, 2010 - THE WHIPPING MAN to be produced at Manhattan Theatre Club in winter 2011. Doug Hughes to direct.

May 20, 2010 - THE WHIPPING MAN opens at the Old Globe to rave reviews.

April 20, 2010 - Penumbra's production of THE WHIPPING MAN named "Best Drama" of 2010 by the Minneapolis City Pages.

April 13, 2010 - THE WHIPPING MAN rehearsals begin at The Old Globe, 145 years to the day after the play is set.

April 10, 2010 - Clarke Peters, LeRoy McClain and Nick Westrate join the cast of Barrington Stage's production of THE WHIPPING MAN, directed by Christopher Innvar.

April 2, 2010 - Avery Glymph, Charlie Robinson and Mark J. Sullivan join the cast of The Old Globe's production of THE WHIPPING MAN, directed by Giovanna Sardelli.

March 21, 2010 - THE WHIPPING MAN is bi-coastal this summer! See it at The Old Globe in May 8 - June 13 or at Barrington Stage May 26 - June 13.

March 8, 2010 - Ars Nova presents a staged reading of REVERBERATION featuring Christopher Abbott, Aya Cash and Clancy O'Connor. The reading will be directed by Keith Nobbs.

November 3, 2009 - THE WHIPING MAN published by Samuel French.

May 3, 2009 – The Old Globe announces the West Coast Premiere of THE WHIPPING MAN in their 2009/2010 Season.

February 19, 2009 - THE WHIPPING MAN Opens at Penumbra Theatre Company.

January 20, 2009 - Rehearsals begin for Penumbra Theatre Company's production of THE WHIPPING MAN.

July 27, 2008 - TIO PEPE concludes a sold-out run at the Public Theater as part of Summer Play Festival 2008.

July 15, 2008 – TIO PEPE one week away from performances at the Public Theater as part of Summer Play Festival.

June 27, 2008 – Barrett Foa joins the TIO PEPE cast.

June 6, 2008 – Tickets to THE WHIPPING MAN at Penumbra Theatre Company are now on sale.

June 4, 2008 – The cast of TIO PEPE will include Vaneik Escheverria, Nathaniel Mendez, April Ortiz and Benita Robledo.

May 1, 2008 – TIO PEPE announced as one of the eight shows included in this year's Summer Play Festival at the Public Theater.

March 24, 2008 – THE WHIPPING MAN will be produced at Penumbra Theatre Company in February 2009, directed by Lou Bellamy. The show will run February 19 – March 15 in St. Paul, MN.

January 30, 2008 – The New Group will present a staged reading of THE WHIPPING MAN on Wednesday, February 6 at 7pm at their reading space on Theatre Row at 410 W. 42nd Street.