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Matt Acheson

 
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Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Puppet Designer and Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Puppet Designer

Photos

Mandy Patinkin, Oskar Eustis, Rinne Groff, Matt Acheson, Hannah Cabell, and Matte Osi Photo

Mandy Patinkin, Oskar Eustis, Rinne Groff, Matt Acheson, Hannah Cabell, and Matte Osian

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02/18/2011

 

Stage

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2014]
Puppet Designer and Director

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Puppet Designer






Matt Acheson News

ALL VOWS, A Puppet Memory Play By Sam Jay Gold, Comes to the Morris Museum Photo ALL VOWS, A Puppet Memory Play By Sam Jay Gold, Comes to the Morris Museum
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2022

Sam Jay Gold's All Vows, A Puppet Memory Play By A Master Puppeteer makes its world premiere in May.

Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for the World Premiere of OTHER WORLD Photo Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for the World Premiere of OTHER WORLD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 10, 2022

Delaware Theatre Company will present the world premiere of OTHER WORLD, a new musical. Featuring a book by Hunter Bell, music and lyrics by Jeff Bowen and Ann McNamee and directed by Adrienne Campbell-Holt, OTHER WORLD will begin performances on Wednesday February 23 for a run through Sunday March 20.

BWW Review: COMPULSION OR THE HOUSE BEHIND at Theater J Photo BWW Review: COMPULSION OR THE HOUSE BEHIND at Theater J
by Rachael F. Goldberg - Feb 3, 2022

'Compulsion or the House Behind' is a good show, with a strong creative team and an immensely talented cast, but it’s also a flawed one. With pacing issues and a shyness about fully facing the questions it raises, it’s often a frustrating production. But it’s a thought-provoking one for that same reason.

Theater J to Present COMPULSION OR THE HOUSE BEHIND Photo Theater J to Present COMPULSION OR THE HOUSE BEHIND
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 21, 2021

Beginning on January 26, and running through February 20, 2022, Theater J will bring Compulsion or the House Behind to the stage. Hailed by the New York Times as an “absorbing” and “fascinating, multilayered tale,” Compulsion tells the semi-fictional story of Sid Silver, a man obsessed with making sure the world hears the story of Anne Frank.

Orlando Repertory Theatre to Present THE POUT-POUT FISH Photo Orlando Repertory Theatre to Present THE POUT-POUT FISH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 14, 2021

Orlando Repertory Theatre will present TheaterWorksUSA’s new family musical, The Pout-Pout Fish based on The New York Times bestselling series by Deborah Diesen, with illustrations by Dan Hanna, January 14-16, 2022.

The Impossibly Possible Children's Theatre Company Has Announced Their 2020 - 2021 Se Photo The Impossibly Possible Children's Theatre Company Has Announced Their 2020 - 2021 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 5, 2020

Children's Theatre Company (CTC) has announced the impossibly possible 2020 - 2021 Season, including seven productions, a brand new preschool show, and four musicals designed to delight and inspire families and children of all ages and backgrounds.

Emelin Theatre Announces March 2020 Events Photo Emelin Theatre Announces March 2020 Events
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 22, 2020

Emelin Theatre For The Performing Arts has announced its lineup of events for March. See full details below:

New York Live Arts Presents In-Process Showing Of Excerpts From Live Feed Artist Chri Photo New York Live Arts Presents In-Process Showing Of Excerpts From Live Feed Artist Christopher Williams' NARCISSUS
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 28, 2019

New York Live Arts' Live Feed creative residency and commissioning program presents a studio showing of new work in development by Christoper Williams, Wednesday, November 6th, 2019, at 8:00pm.

TheaterWorksUSA Announces its 2019-20 Season Photo TheaterWorksUSA Announces its 2019-20 Season
by Julie Musbach - Sep 27, 2019

Creating exceptional, transformative theatrical experiences that are accessible to young and family audiences in diverse communities throughout North America, TheaterWorksUSA announces their 2019-20 season with productions on Broadway, throughout New York City, and 11 productions touring around the United States and Canada.  

BWW Review: The Alliance Theatre's CANDIDE Reinvigorates a Classic Photo BWW Review: The Alliance Theatre's CANDIDE Reinvigorates a Classic
by Sally Henry - May 18, 2018

"Everything is for the best in this best of all possible worlds," the title character parrots incessantly on his quest around the world. Bless his optimistic heart.

Matt Acheson Videos

STAGE TUBE: Kacie Sheik Grants a Behind the Scenes Look at NEW YORK SPECTACULAR's Alice in Wonderland Statue
by Stage Tube - Jun 2, 2016

Below, get an inside look at the Alice in Wonderland statue from New York Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes, featuring 'Alice' actor Kacie Sheik and Statue Director and Designer Matt Acheson. Check out the video, featuring a look at the choreography, design and puppetry behind the statue!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Lincoln Center Theater's THE OLDEST BOY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 3, 2014

Lincoln Center Theater's production of of Sarah Ruhl's new play The Oldest Boy, directed by Rebecca Taichman, opens tonight, November 3 in the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65 Street). BroadwayWorld brings you highlights from the play below!

STAGE TUBE: In Rehearsal with A DANCER'S DREAM
by Stage Tube - Jun 19, 2013

Choreographer Karole Armitage and director/designer Doug Fitch work with Sara Mearns, Amar Ramasar, Matt Acheson, William da Silva, and Abbey Roesner to bring the stories of Stravinsky's 'Petrushka' and 'The Fairy's Kiss' to life in rehearsal for 'A Dancer's Dream'. Click below for a sneak peek at the show in rehearsal!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at New York Phil's A DANCER'S DREAM: Two Works by Stravinsky, 6/27
by Stage Tube - Jun 17, 2013

The New York Philharmonic presents A DANCER'S DREAM: Two Works by Stravinsky, June 27, 2013 at 7:30pm. Check out the videos below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch the 2013 Elliot Norton Award Nominations Announcement!
by Stage Tube - Apr 10, 2013

The Boston Theater Critics Association (BTCA) has announced its nominations for the 31st Annual Elliot Norton Awards. The awards, which recognize excellence in Greater Boston theater, will be presented on Monday, May 13, at 7 p.m. at the Paramount Mainstage, 559 Washington Street, Boston. Click below to watch the announcement, and scroll down for a full list of the nominees!

STAGE TUBE: Backstage with the Cast of Yale Rep's MARIE ANTOINETTE - Marin Ireland and More!
by Stage Tube - Oct 31, 2012

Yale Repertory Theatre, in a co-production with American Repertory Theater, presents the world premiere of Marie Antoinette by David Adjmi, directed by Rebecca Taichman. Marie Antoinette will be performed at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street) now through November 17. Opening Night is tomorrow, Thursday, November 1. Check out a video with backstage interviews with the cast and creative team below!

BWW TV: COMPULSION On Stage at the Public! Opens Tonight, 2/17
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 17, 2011

The Public Theater began previews Tuesday, February 1 for the world premiere production of Rinne Groff's COMPULSION, directed by Oskar Eustis. The cast features Hannah Cabell, Matte Osian, and Mandy Patinkin, with puppet design and puppetry supervision by Matt Acheson. COMPULSION runs through Sunday, March 13 at The Public Theater (425 Lafayette Street). The official press opening is tonight, February 17. In celebration of the opening, BroadwayWorld brings you a preview of Compulsion on stage below!

STAGE TUBE: Trailer For COMPULSION at Yale Rep
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 4, 2010

Yale Repertory Theatre (James Bundy, Artistic Director; Victoria Nolan, Managing Director) presents the world premiere of COMPULSION by Rinne Groff, directed by Oskar Eustis, at Yale Repertory Theatre (1120 Chapel Street, New Haven) running through February 28. Opening Night is Thursday, February 4. COMPULSION is a co-production with The Public Theater and Berkeley Repertory Theatre.