Mattei is a founding member of the Obie-winning Cucaracha Theatre in New York, where he wrote, designed and directed several plays to critical acclaim. The Village Voice called his work rare and distinctive and The New York Times hailed his directing as electrifying. His plays have also been produced in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago and many other cities.
He was executive producer at Razorfish Studios, where he created original web-based content, some of which is in the permanent collection of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
Mattei studied at Brown University and at the Yale School of Drama, where he also taught film studies. He is the subject of a feature article in Theatre Week magazine and received a residency grant at the Royal Court Theatre in London. He lives in Brooklyn.
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