Matthew Blank

A Man Who Cares Too Much

Matt Blank is a multidisciplinary theatre professional who has most recently come off of a 10-year run as one of the Editors of and Editor-in-Chief of His work as an arts journalist, designer, educator and lecturer has taken him across the United States, as well as Madrid, Manila, Mumbai and Seoul. Matt handled social media for the Playbill brand for nearly two years and published over 7,000 articles on their platform. He sits on the Advisory Board for Ripple Effect Artists, provided onsite coverage at five Tony Awards ceremonies and is a founding member of Hapa Mag. He lives in Manhattan with beautiful fiancee and fellow-HuffPost contributor Alex Chester. They have a mean cat and AppleTV.