LISS FAIN DANCE

1997 - present
Matthew has had the great pleasure of collaborating, designing, and directing productions with Liss Fain Dance for twenty years as resident designer.
Creating work with his long time friend and artistic collaborator continues to be a wonderful and inspiring exploration. Since 2010, the company has focused on the creation of unique performance installations to present dance as an immersive experience.

 

ODC/DANCE

2008-present
Since 2008, Matthew has enjoyed creating both scenic and lighting designs with ODC/Dance. Collaborating with KT Nelson, Brenda Way, and most recently, guest choreographer Kate Weare. Their many challenging ideas and intentions are always anticipated with eagerness and delight.

 

FLYAWAY PRODUCTIONS

2006 - present
Flyaway Productions produces large-scale, outdoor, apparatus-based aerial dance projects advocating a social commentary that advances female empowerment in the public realm.
Matthew has designed all of the company's productions since 2006. Each location brings its own unique challenges and he has always enjoyed creating an individual aesthetic for each project.

 

SELECTED OTHER COMPANIES

Matthew has worked with a number of dance companies in the Bay Area as well as though out the united States and around the world.