Matt Donnelly hosted and performed in the “Best Comedy Show” in Las Vegas, the improvised comedy: The Bucket Show. Other Vegas improv shows include “Executive Monkeys” at The Palms Resort Casino, “SET” at The Onyx Theatre, and his most prestigious improv credit- Matt improvised with Wayne Brady in his Las Vegas show, “Making **it Up,” at the Venetian.
Prior to moving to Las Vegas, Matt was an instructor at the People’s Improv Theatre in New York City for six years where he taught Level 3 – Intro to Performance Improvisation, as well as master classes in La Ronde, Deconstruction and Chapter Forms (ie: Armando/Mosaic). He co-created the live improvised movie show “The Neutrino Video Projects,” which appeared at the HBO US Comedy Arts Festival before being franchised to 18 other cities around the world. He also taught improv in the acting program at the New York Film Academy, and continues to teach annually with the Columbia University Business School: Executive Education Program with Business Improvisations. He has directed house teams at The PIT, UCB, and Magnet Theatre in New York. Seminal improv groups Matt has performed in include Neutrino, Possible Side Effects, Threat and The Faculty. In Las Vegas, Matt teaches Advanced Long Form at Improv Vegas and The Vegas Theatre Hub, and frequently travels across the country to teach at comedy festivals.