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Matthew Freeman is a Brooklyn based playwright with a BFA from Emerson College. His plays include THE DEATH OF KING ARTHUR, REASONS FOR MOVING, THE GREAT ESCAPE, THE AMERICANS, THE WHITE SWALLOW, AN INTERVIEW WITH THE AUTHOR, THE MOST WONDERFUL LOVE, WHEN IS A CLOCK, GLEE CLUB, THAT OLD SOFT SHOE and BRANDYWINE DISTILLERY FIRE. He served as Assistant Producer and Senior Writer for the live webcast from Times Square on New Year's Eve 2010-2012. As a freelance writer, he has contributed to Gamespy, Premiere, Complex Magazine, Maxim Online, and MTV Magazine. His plays have been published by Playscripts, Inc., New York Theatre Experience, and Samuel French.

Monday, December 17, 2007

Nytheatre.com's People of the Year 2007

The official list and write-ups can be found here.

They are:

The Chocolate Factory
Theatre Askew

Kevin Doyle

Electric Pear Productions (I went to college with Melanie Sylvan. Go Melanie!)

FRIGID Festival

Mia Katigbak

Cyndy A. Marion

Metropolitan Playhouse

Edith O'Hara (if you do not have an entertaining story about 13th Street Rep, raise your hand)

Mac Rogers!
T. Schreiber Studio

Storm Theatre

Trav S.D.

Ken Urban

Jose Zayas

So...what do we think of the list?

I was on this list way back in 2004, for those who care.


Anonymous said...

"The list is good. The list is LIFE!"

Matthew said...

What do they get?

Mac said...

Do your fact-checking! Everyone on that list is either the nephew or the personal trainer of an NYTheatre staff member. Don't be fooled!

Anonymous said...

That's cool (no pun intended) about FRIGID. My friend Christina Augello runs the EXIT in San Francisco and was involved in this last year.

TD said...

Three cheers for Cyndy Marion, who directed my play in the Fringe this summer. She is a fantastic director, and I'm so glad to see her recognized!

Wilson said...

i am neither anyone's personal trainer or their nephew. i am the head of a company that has busted our ass the hard way for the last 2 years. whoever the "mac" poster is -- should do his/her own fact checking.


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Freeman said...

Kevin Doyle -

"Mac" is Mac Rogers and was kidding. He's on the list as well. Both of you guys have done some tremendous work this year.