MATT GIBSON

 
 

BIO:

    Matt Gibson is a RI native who now lives in New York City.  He’s an award-winning actor who sings and dances.

    He’s been performing professionally full-time since 2005.  He’s performed on and off-Broadway, regionally, on tour, and on TV and film.  Click the “Resume” tab above for his most recent credits.

    Matt earned his BFA in drama at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts studying acting on stage and film.  More recently, he has studied film acting with Bob Krakower and Ted Sluberski, classical text performance with Ian Hersey of the Public Theatre, and vocal performance at Jen Waldman Studios.

    In addition to his work as an actor, Matt’s worked in the entertainment field as a writer, director, associate director, choreographer, dance captain, fight captain, casting consultant, reader for auditions, judge for playwriting festivals, script developer, and audition coach.  He's taught master classes in the business of acting, vocal performance, scene study, improv, tap, theater dance, and song and dance for such organizations as NYU Tisch, Barrington Stage, Camp Broadway, Broadway Classroom, Disney Cruise Lines, From Stage and Screen, and R.Evolución Latina.

    Matt is a co-founder of the production company On the Rocks Films that produces independent films and has been commissioned to aid in the production of others’ short films, documentaries, commercials, and music videos.  Films he’s worked on have been selected for more than a dozen film festivals.


FUN FACTS: 

    He has dual citizenship in Ireland and the United States.

    He’s a certified officiant.

    Matt is a Manhattan property owner. 

    Matt was a double major in college.  In addition to his BFA in Drama he earned an honors degree in Journalism from NYU.

    He has a twin brother.

    He has a dog named Goose.


PLACES MATT’S PERFORMED:

   Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexican Riviera, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, and Washington.

Matt will be playing Bob Cratchit in A Connecticut Christmas Carol: A New Musical at Goodspeed Opera House’s Norma Terris Theater this holiday season directed by Hunter Foster.