Bio

Matt Gehring is a performer and writer in New York City. 

Matt graduated NYU Tisch's Experimental Theater Wing, where he was a writer/performer with Hammerkatz, NYU's premiere sketch comedy group that spawned many comedians like Rachel Bloom and Donald Glover.  Currently, Matt performs his writing at the UCBT-NY and other comedy stages in New York.  He is a member of Political Subversities, which was recently awarded a video-residency at the YouTube Next Lab and has performed their musical sketch on the prestigious Joe's Pub and Ars Nova stages as well as being featured on MSNBC. Other shows Matt writes, performs, or directs are:

  • Simon’s Street (UCB)
  • Maude Night (UCB), 
  • One Man RadioLab (SOLOCOM)
  • Pop Roulette (UCB) 
  • OSFUG (UCB). 

He can be seen in recent episodes of Netflix’s “The Characters” and Adult Swim’s “Neon Joe, Werewolf Hunter."  Matt has also been seen on Louis CK's FX show "Louie" and once played (and lost) charades with Jennifer Aniston on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.”

Matt is also a longtime member of Story Pirates.  Story Pirates is a media and education company that takes the words and ideas of kids and turns them into musical comedy shows.  Notable alums Kristen Schaal and Sasheer Zamata 

Matt recently booked a recurring role on Amazon’s “The Tick” and the comedic feature film “Set It Up.” 

Any questions? Just contact him.