Cover of The Dramatist Season in Review 2022-2023
Broadway Debut: The Kite Runner with Matthew Spangler
Matthew Spangler by Bronwen Sharp for The Dramatist
Photo: Bronwen Sharp

What is a favorite memory from this season?

I had my first Broadway production this season, so, of course, that’s one of my favorite memories, but the show that has stuck with me more than almost any other and I keep thinking about is Hansol Jung’s Wolf Play, which I saw in February at MCC. Sometimes, I watch a show and I wish I could be part of it because it’s so amazing. That’s the experience I had with Wolf Play.

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Matthew Spangler
Matthew Spangler

’s plays have been produced on Broadway, in London’s West End, off-Broadway, at the Dubai Opera House, and at many theatres around the world. His adaptations include The Kite Runner, The Beekeeper of Aleppo, Albatross (from the poem “Rime of the Ancient Mariner”), Tortilla Curtain, and many others.