Originally from THE cultural Mecca Washington, Georgia, Matthew McGee has been an actor and drag performer for over 20 years. His numerous appearances range from out-of town Broadway tryouts, regional theatre companies, summer stock, show bars, dinner theaters, independent films, national commercials, outdoor musicals, night clubs and retirement villages.
Awards include: Broadway World’s Favorite Leading Actor in a Musical (MAME, THE FROGS), Theatre Tampa Bay Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical (THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW) and Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical (THE MIKADO). Also, Sarasota Herald-Tribune’s Handy Award for Best Duo (LIVING ON LOVE) and Creative Loafing Tampa’s Best Local Drag Performer (Reader’s Pick). Finally, he was voted Watermark Magazine’s Favorite Local Stage Performer (Reader’s Poll).
Matthew McGee’s Work
Matthew has appeared in and out of drag in films MISCONCEPTIONS and SMALL GROUP. He has also performed in national spots for Chevrolet, Gotomeetings.com, Domino’s Pizza, Amscot, Beef ‘O’ Brady’s and The New Jersey Turnpike. Matthew had the great honor of starring opposite R & B legend Deborah Cox in the successful Broadway tryout of JOSEPHINE THE MUSICAL with Asolo Rep. With Scott Daniel, Matthew co-created the popular mother-son cabaret duo, Scott and Patti. The Scott and Patti Show has played in venues all over Florida. It has opened for Debbie Reynolds, The Village People, Lea DeLaria, Del Shores and the hilarious Leslie Jordan. Creative Loafing Tampa named The Scott and Patti Show “Best Local Cabaret Act (Critics’ and Reader’s Pick).
Matthew currently lives in Tampa, FL. You can follow him on Instagram and Twitter: @thematthewmcgee. For more information on upcoming events, visit our events page.
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