Matthew Lolar is a Chicago based actor and artist. Originally from Minneapolis, MN, Matthew attended DePaul University’s theatre training program where he received his BFA in Acting studying techniques in Voice, Movement, Improv and Shakespeare. He has since lived in Chicago and has worked in theatres around the city such as Timeline Theatre, Victory Gardens Theatre and Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre. Most recent credits include The Meeting (Fleetwood-Jourdain) and Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime at Yellow Tree Theatre in the Twin Cities. Matthew is also a proud Finalist for WBTV Actors in Training program. Matthew is excited to further explore and immerse himself in the Film and Television scene within the city.
Outside of acting, Matthew is passionate about working with youth groups/programs around the city and wants to utilize his training and passion for theatre to inspire the youth.