Matthew James Fitzgerald
Matthew James Fitzgerald expanded his name to distinguish himself from dozens of other Matt Fitzgeralds when he wrote the play Catapult! produced in 2019 by Theater for the New City. Most recently he played the role of Peter Shaw in the Snark’s production of Silent Sky. Last summer he originated the role of Teddy Lipton in the new musical Halfway There at the Barre Opera House in Vermont. Other favorite roles include Richard III, Harry Roat in Wait until Dark, Myron Berger in Awake and Sing, Detective Cole in Stop Kiss, Autolycus in The Winter’s Tale and the aging pornstar Chuck Wood who is seeking to make a comeback in The Performers. Film credits include UNIVERSALOVE, The Devil’s Restaurant and the role of the butler Alfred Pennyworth in web series The Batman Chronicles 2014.