Matt Cogswell

Matt Cogswell

My work has been produced by The Forge Theater Lab, Lemon Punch Theatre Lab, Becoming More Productions, Rock River Players/Hooker-Dunham Theater, The Barefoot Theatre Company, Weston Friendly Society/Theatre III, and Queerativity.

Plays

  • Floating on Hope Ave (full length)
    Workshop Reading with The Forge Theater Lab, February 2020
    All of the characters in Floating on Hope Ave are simultaneously seeking and running away from connection. Four stories unfold within the play. Martin’s entire story takes place in one day. Alex and Brian’s story takes place in one week. Caleb and Dean’s story takes place in one month. George’s story takes place in a time span of one year.
  • Right Now (short)
    Michael and Nick attempt small talk.
    Presented by The Forge Theater Lab in October 2021.
  • Small Ponds (one-act)
    Three actors, one of them playing multiple characters, explore the world of theater and writing your own material for the stage.
  • Solemn Process (short)
    A film director hires a stage actor for a brief role in his film. This comedy focuses on the clash between theater and film style acting.