Artist Bios

Griffin Matthews

Griffin Matthews

(Bio as of April 2021)

Griffin Matthews is known for the viral video Dear Amy Cooper: Broadway is Racist that garnered more than a million views across social media platforms. Matthews co-wrote and directed Witness Uganda at The Wallis Theater. Additional directing credits include Night Divine, Cynthia Erivo and Shoshana Bean’s holiday concert at the Apollo Theater, and Leslie Odom Jr’s debut concert for his McKittrick Hotel residency. Matthews also co-wrote the documentary musical The Family Project. Performance credits include Invisible Thread (aka Witness Uganda) (Second Stage, American Repertory Theater). Television credits include Dear White People (Netflix) and The Flight Attendant (HBO). He received his BFA from Carnegie Mellon University. @GriffinsThread