Matthew Greene

Plays written by Matthew Greene
Heart-stopping tale of a small town tragedy that weaves some unsuspecting families together.

Three fathers find themselves in a hospital waiting room, each awaiting potentially devastating news from the doctor. As they pace and pray and argue, they discover that their lives and their families are far more intertwined than they initially suspected.



Matthew Greene’s original play ADAM AND STEVE AND THE EMPTY SEA had its sold-out world premiere at Plan B Theatre in January where it was named “Best Original Play” by the 2013 Salt Lake City Arty Awards. It subsequently had a run at the 2013 New York International Fringe Festival and was presented as part of OUTReach’s LGBTQ Youth Summit. His other plays include JOB WELL DONE (national finalist, American College Theatre Festival), BREAD OF AFFLICTION (Society for the Study of Jewish American and Holocaust Literature) and #MORMONINCHIEF (New York International Fringe Festival). His film BOY WITH BLUE was awarded Best of Fest at the Oceanside Film Festival. He is currently workshopping his play GREGORIAN with the Working Artists Theatre Project, following a successful staged reading for the Armenian Society of New York earlier this year. He currently works as a teaching artist with Opening Act, an organization that provides theatre education to underserves high schools. A California native, Matthew earned a B.A. in Theatre at Brigham Young University and currently lives in New York City.