Matthew Vaky

Matthew Vaky, Drama & Theater Arts Teacher   

Matthew joined the Capital City staff in 2010 with more than 20 years of teaching experience. He holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a Master of Fine Arts from Carnegie Mellon University. He also has his Master of Arts in Teaching from the College of Saint Catherine.

Prior to Capital City, Matthew taught at El Colegio Charter High School in Minneapolis for eight years. He also instructed adult acting courses for more than 25 years at the Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis. Matthew has worked as an adjunct professor at George Mason University.

In Washington DC, Matthew teaches Acting at The Studio Theatre and works with The Paso Nuevo program at GALA Hispanic Theatre.

Matthew is himself a professional actor and director. He has directed over 60 shows and is a member of the Actor's Equity Association and the Screen Actor's Guild.