Matt Dawson

Matt Dawson has written for Go2 Media, Thirst Theater, is a co-founder of No Refunds Theater Co. and blogs at Fatherhood and the Uptown Nerd. He currently works full time moving heavy things quietly in the dark.

Articles by this author

Humbug, Bitches


What's it like working backstage at a big holiday show? Well, it doesn't kill you, so it must make you stronger.

Getting what we paid for

Greater Minnesota

A Pioneer Press article wonders if Minnesota arts are worth the money. Matt Dawson crunches the numbers.

On creativity, parenthood and 'Bloodsport'


Having a kid effectively kills your creative life, right? Matt Dawson thinks that's true, provided you didn't have much of a creative life to begin with.

He’s no Patrick Swayze, but the fella writes a mean fugue

From Yo-Yo Ma to donuts, there will be weeping.

Best of 2011-2012: Walking Shadow Theater Company


Walking Shadow won an Ivey Monday, and their success is driving Matt Dawson mad. Damn them!


Now playing

The Hothouse

The Hothouse

See it this week at Artspace Grain Belt Bottling House in Minneapolis. Presented by Dark & Stormy Productions.

Theater talk

Featured Artist

Erin Denman

Erin Denman

Erin Denman performs in Coast of Utopia Staged Reading playing at Phoenix Theater this month.

Find performers, designers, crew, writers, composers, choreographers, and administrators for your next project.

More talent profiles
Post your own