Matthew Everingham is a New York City-based music director, pianist, arranger and composer. As a composer his music has been heard across the United States and the world including London, Prague, Malta and around New Zealand. As a music director and pianist, Matthew works regularly in New York City theatre and cabaret venues and has worked in theatres across the United States. He is a proud member of the American Federation of Musician's Local 802 Union (New York City).
Recent United States highlights include Bring My Crown: Miss America Sings Broadway at Feinstein's/54 Below, Teaching Artist Residencies with Broadway's Roundabout Theatre Company, Hairspray, and Grease with Royal Caribbean Productions, Ain't Misbehavin' and If/Then with Off-Broadway's Gallery Players, Little Shop of Horrors with Weathervane Theatre (as featured by the New York Times), The Sound of Music at Northern Stage, Next to Normal and Man of La Mancha at Tibbits Opera House (BroadwayWorld Nominee, Best Music Direction) and appearances at Green Room 42, Triad Theatre, Don't Tell Mama and Pangea in New York City.
New Zealand highlights include Wicked, Les Misérables, Chicago, Mary Poppins, Legally Blonde, Jesus Christ Superstar, Mamma Mia! and The Vocal Collective USA tour which included Carnegie Hall.
Matthew holds Bachelors of Music and Laws with Honors (University of Canterbury) and is an alumni of NYU’s Steinhardt Summer Film Scoring program. Matthew is admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor in the High Court of New Zealand.
CABARET AT HANGAR THEATRE
Directed by Sanaz Ghajar and Ben Hobbs, Music Directed by Matthew Everingham and Ben Hobbs. Ithaca Voice noted the production was "strongly sung, well-acted, instrumentally swinging."