Biography

 

Matt studied Lighting Design at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, London graduating in 2006.

Credits as lighting designer include St Nicholas, Donmar + Goodman Theatre, Chicago, The Last Ship; UK tour and Toronto, Troilus & Cressida; The Royal Shakespeare Company, The Rink; Southwalk Playhouse, The Shadow Factory; Nuffeld Southampton Theatres, Rapunzel; Theatre Royal Stratford East, Bloom; Edinburgh International Festival, Rules for Living; English Touring Theatre, City of Glass, HOME Manchester and The Lyric Hammersmith, Secret Cinema Presents: Moulin Rouge (with Leo Woolcock), Death Takes a Holiday Charing Cross Theatre, London, Sigur Rós - 2016/2017 World Tour (with Bruno Poet) Secret Cinema Presents: 28 Days Later, London, Beacons, Park Theatre, London, Reel Life, UK Tour, Damien Rice – My Favorite Faded Fantasy, World Tour, Lardo, London, Ghost The Musical, The English Theatre, Frankfurt, Shrek The Musical, UK Tour (with Hugh Vanstone) The Elephantom, West End and National Theatre and Pam Ann Flying High, West End.

As associate lighting designer credits include Miss Saigon, Prince Edward Theatre, West End, War Horse, Berlin and Australian Tour, White Christmas, UK Tour, Shrek The Musical, West End, The Railway Children, London, Buddy and Ich Will Spass, Colosseum Theater Essen, Ich War Noch Niemals in New York, Operettenhaus, Hamburg and Tanz der Vampire, State Theatre of Musical Comedy, St Petersburg and Palladium Theater, Stuttgart. As assistant lighting designer Mamma Mia! Artscape Opera House, Cape Town, Tanz Der Vampire, Metronom Theater, Oberhausen, Aida, Hair and Carmen Cubana Musical Sommer, Amstetten and Chicago and The Drowsy Chaperone, in London’s West End.

Matt has toured extensively with recording artists Jónsi, Björk and Sigur Rós and Irish singer songwriter Damien Rice.

 
 
Photo: Marc Heimendinger

Photo: Marc Heimendinger