Catherine Malfitano Shares Update on Matthew A. Epstein

By Francisco Salazar

Catherine Malfitano has released a statement regarding Matthew A. Epstein’s health.

The soprano took to social media and said, “Matthew is conscious, breathing on his own, talking, feeling very much better, and hopes to be home soon.”

The news comes days after Malfitano confirmed that Epstein was still alive following false reports that he had died. In her previous statement, she said, “I’d like to clarify Matthew’s current situation, as there has been a lot of misinformation circulating. He is alive but unconscious in the hospital undergoing testing, His vitals are stable but his prognosis is unknown.”

Epstein is an esteemed Artistic Director and manager who has worked for the Lyric Opera of Chicago and the Welsh National Opera, among others.