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School of Music, Theatre, and Dance

School of Music, Theatre, and Dance
Kansas State University
109 McCain Auditorium
1501 Goldstein Cir.
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-5740
mtdksu@k-state.edu

George Wame Matthews

InstructorGeorge Matthews
Scene Shop Supervisor

785-532-6499
georgewm@k-state.edu
216 McCain Auditorium

Education

B.A.,Trinity University, History

Bio

Originally from San Antonio, Texas, George graduated from Trinity University with a Bachelor of Arts in History. After receiving his degree he moved to New York City where he worked as a freelance stagehand and carpenter in Off-Broadway theatre for four years. While in New York, he worked on a number of shows including Evil Dead: the Musical, August Wilson's King Hedley II (Signature Theatre Company), and four New York premiers of works by Neil LaBute for Manhattan Class Company. In addition to his work in New York City, George has spent summers working with New York Stage and Film in Poughkeepsie and Summer Theatre of New Canaan Connecticut.

Favorite quote

"Smarter than wood, stronger than steel." -unknown