Department Chair:
Caroline Jackson Smith

Phone: (440) 775-8154

Warner Center 100
30 N. Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Matthew Wright

Matthew Wright

Associate Professor

Contact Information


Hall Annex 218
(440) 775-8575

Matthew Wright

Matthew Wright

Educational Background

  • Bachelor of Arts, University Tennessee Knoxville, 1979
  • Master of Fine Arts, Univ California San Diego, 1988

National credits include productions at The La Jolla Playhouse, McCarter Theatre, Clarence Brown Company, Studio Arena Theatre of Buffalo, Trinity Repertory Theatre, Florida Stage and New Theatre.  Northeast Ohio audiences have seen Matthew in The Fix, Reefer Madness, The Imaginary Invalid and Urinetown: The Musical at Beck Center For The Arts, as well as the much-lauded JCC/TriC West production of Ragtime.

He currently serves as Associate Professor of Theater at Oberlin College where he teaches a variety of acting studios. Matthew has been a proud member of Actors’ Equity Association since 1988.