Matt has spent the last few years as a student of theater, acting and singing at Mesa Community College and has been cast in five campus productions: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Othello, Legally Blond, The Musical, She Loves Me and Little Women, The Broadway Musical. He is also a member of the Great Southwest Radio Play Company. He is grateful to Chris and Charles for this opportunity and thanks his wife, Jo, for all of her support.
The Trial of the Catonsville Nine
Fifty years ago nine people, including two Catholic priests, entered the Selective Service office in Catonsville, MD and removed 378 draft cards and burned them in the parking lot with homemade napalm to protest the war in Vietnam. Based on the trial transcripts, the play delves into the moral and religious motives of the nine, and why "the burning of paper not children."View Production