October 27, 2015 Listen to playwright Matthew Lysiak discuss Heidi's Monkeys during interview on WKOK Sunrise

July 7, Auditions to be held for original play directed by Danville native

LEWISBURG - An open casting call will be held for "Heidi's Monkeys," an original play written by Matthew Lysiak, from 2:30-5 p.m. tomorrow and Thursday at the Campus Theatre, 413 Market St.

"We know there are a lot of talented people in this area," said Lysiak, a New York City native who recently moved to the area. "We are searching for fearless, creative types, who are unafraid of the unconventional and are looking to be part of something special."



July 5, Open casting call for new stage production

Written by Sara Lauver on Sunday, July 5, 2015 @    6:55 AM · 
SELINSGROVE — A local journalist has penned his first play and is looking for some local talent to bring it to the stage. Matt Lysiak of Selinsgrove is the author of the book Newtown: An American tragedy. He regularly writes for the New York Newsday and Newsweek. Now, Lysiak is exploring a new medium… writing for the stage.



June 23, Listen to Matthew Lysiak's interview about Heidi's Monkeys on WKOK Sunrise w/ Mark Lawrence 


Matthew Lysiak-Author, journalist, and now playwright. We talk about his coverage of the nation’s hot spots, Charleston SC, New York City and anywhere the struggles of our time come to a head. He has written a play and is making a casting call.



Heidi's Monkeys

Lead Us Not Into Temptation But Deliver Us From the Evil One