New York improviser: Matthew Thomas

Matthew Thomas

A writer, improviser and stand-up comedian with 5+ years experience

Training:

- Graduate of David Shore's Improv training program: A five level improv training program taught by former Second City 'Main Stage' player, David Shore
- BA - Scriptwriting for Film and Television, Bournemouth University, UK
- UCB Level 201

Credits: Improv / general comedy

- House Team player at Wilmops (2011 - 2013) - a London long-form improv show
- 'Spoilers with Matt & Jo' (2011 - Present) - A comedy film review podcast

Credits: Stand-up

- Semi Finalist - 'So You Think You're Funny' stand-up competition 2010
- Shortlisted for the BBC New Talent Award 2011
- The Comedy Doodle: Stand-up comedy show Edinburgh Festival 2010
- Stephens & Thomas: Stand-up comedy show Edinburgh Festival 2011
- The Human Being's guide to not being a Dick about Religion: One man comedy show Edinburgh Festival 2013 & Canal Cafe Theatre 2013

Credits: Writing

- 'MI-Five: City of the Future' - Young adult novel published by Tony Potter publishing - 2009
- 'MI-Five: Waking the World' - Young adult novel published by Tony Potter publishing - 2009