Matt DiCintio

Matt DiCintio received his PhD in Drama from Tufts University. His publications include the Routledge Companion to Dramaturgy, Columbia Encyclopedia of Modern Drama, Tennessee Williams Annual Review, Theatre Symposium, Études, and American Theatre Magazine, where he was an affiliated writer. Matt has served as dramaturg at The Guthrie Theater, PlayMakers Repertory Company, and The Playwright's Center, among other. He holds an an MFA in Theatre Pedagogy from Virginia Commonwealth University and an MA in Romance Languages from the University of North Carolina.

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Essays

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  • Why “Diversity is Encouraged” Is Not Enough
    Matt DiCintio describes a tactic for playwrights who wish to oppose white dominance and to challenge the prevailing assumption within US theatre culture that a playscript's characters are white by default.