Matthew Boring

Matthew Boring has been on the Lied Center for Performing Arts staff since 2011 and currently serves as Associate Director — Marketing & Patron Development where he leads integrated marketing and development campaigns. After graduating with a degree in music (trumpet) from the Hixson-Lied College, he worked at the John F. Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. as a member of their Corporate & Foundation Relations team before returning to Lincoln to join the Lied Center staff. Under Matthew’s leadership, the Lied Center has annually been recognized as one of the world’s top 100 venues for ticket sales by Pollstar Magazine and ranked as the 82nd highest theatre venue in the world for 2019 ticket sales.

Matthew continues to be an active professional musician and has performed on trumpet with Mannheim Steamroller, The Four Tops, Johnny Mathis and Herbie Hancock as well as for national Broadway tours including The Book of Mormon, WICKED and Pippin.