Matt Higgins | Peoples Improv Theater

Matt Higgins

Matt Higgins is an original member of Centralia, The Idiot Kings, and Burn Manhattan. His improvisation bears the indelible influence of director Shira Piven, and teachers Ralph Buckley, Paul Lazar, Josh Broder, and Paul Sills. Matt is an Andy Kaufman Award Finalist and his stand-up comedy has appeared on Comedy Central.  T.V. Credits include: The Jim Gaffigan Show, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, and Law and Order. Films include: Shadowboxer a Lee Daniels film. Under the tutelage of Seth Barrish, Matt developed his solo comedy JAM MAN STABLES. Currently, Matt and director Ed Malone are developing his newest solo venture, MATT HIGGINS IS GARY FLATLEY, which will play at The PIT April 28th and 29th. Matt’s taught improvisation for Second City (NYC), and led improv workshops at Yale School of Drama, Hampshire College, CUNY, and Temple University. He’s a founding member of UP Theater Company, and his credits with UP include: BROAD CHANNEL by James Bosley, K COMMA JOSEPH, by Kirby Fields, and ALL THE BEST INGREDIENTS, by James Bosley.

Upcoming Shows
Grad Show | Level 1 | Higgins 9/10  Sep 10   8:00pm
Grad Show | Level 5 Improv | Higgins 8/4  Aug 4   6:00pm
Upcoming Classes
Level 1: Improv | May 12 | Matt Higgins  May 12, 2018 – Jun 30, 2018
Level 2: Improv | May 15 | Matt Higgins  May 15, 2018 – Jul 10, 2018
Level 5 Improv | June 12th | Matt Higgins  Jun 12 – Jul 31
Level 1 Improv | June 18th | Matt Higgins  Jun 18, 2018 – Aug 13, 2018
Level 1 Improv | July 16th | Matt Higgins  Jul 16 – Sep 3
Level 3: Improv | August 14 | Matt Higgins  Aug 14, 2018 – Oct 2, 2018