Matt Schwader recently moved Kansas City after playing opposite his talented wife, Hillary Clemens, in Romeo & Juliet at Lake Tahoe Shakespeare. He was a company member with American Players Theatre in Spring Green, Wisconsin, from 2006 to 2014. At American Players Theatre, he played the title roles in Hamlet and Henry V, among many others.
He lived and worked in Chicago for many years, appearing with Chicago Shakespeare, the Court Theatre, the Goodman Theatre, Northlight Theatre and the Remy Bumppo Theatre Company. He also has performed with Actors Theatre of Louisville; Indiana Repertory Theatre, Indianapolis; ACT Theatre, Seattle, Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival, Notre Dame, Indiana; and Utah Shakespeare Festival, Cedar City. Internationally, he has performed with Shakespeare Link Canada, Stratford, Ontario; the Montes Namuli Dance Company, Quelimane, Mozambique; and the Royal Shakespeare Co., Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England.
He earned master of fine arts degree from the Professional Theatre Training Program at the University of Delaware in 2003 and is a proud member of Actors’ Equity Association and the Screen Actors Guild.
Performing in Notes & Letters, November 12, 2016