Matt trained in music performance and composition at Cardiff University. He has most recently finished work on two sell out, multi-award nominated shows: Stephen Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd at the Twickenham Theatre and Singin’ in the Rain at the Gatehouse. Other credits include:
West-End: Rags (Lyric Theatre), You Won’t Succeed on Broadway (Garrick Theatre)
Off West-End: Singin’ in the Rain (Gatehouse), Sweeney Todd (Twickenham Theatre), See Rock City & Other Destinations UK Premiere (Union Theatre), [Title of Show] UK Premiere (Edinburgh), When Midnight Strikes (Gatehouse), Privates on Parade (Greenwich Theatre), Claus (Landor)
Touring/Regional & Drama Schools: Alfie (LCM), The Jewish Legacy (UK Tour), Anything Goes (Chichester University), Snow White and the Seven Dwarves (Porthcawl Grand), Christmas Crooners: A Rat Pack Christmas (UK & Ireland Tour), Privates on Parade (UK Tour)
Workshops & Development: The Woman in White (RUG), Anthony Newley: The Fool Who Dared to Dream (Palace), Bumblescratch: A New Musical (Network Theatre), Claus: A New Musical (RCSSD)
Awards & Nominations: Sweeney Todd (Best Off West-End Production – WOS Awards – 2015), When Midnight Strikes (Nomination – Best Musical – Off West-End Awards 2013)
Upcoming Productions – Spring Awakening (LCM – May 2015), How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (Shaw Theatre – July 2015), Sunset Boulevard (Bristol Hippodrome – September 2015)
In addition to his work as a musical director, Matt has taught at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, Arts Ed, LCM and the London Theatre School and regularly works as an arranger and orchestrator for Royal Caribbean, P&O and Thompson cruise lines.