Matt is a director and producer of theatre, events and festivals working most frequently in Brisbane, with additional experience touring around Australia and internationally. Matt has collaborated with Dead Puppet Society, Imaginary Theatre, Motherboard Productions and Punchdrunk Enrichment (UK), as well as holding positions with La Boite Theatre Company, Queensland Theatre, Brisbane Festival, Circa, Supercell Dance Festival, Oktoberfest Brisbane and World Science Festival Brisbane. Matt has formed a close, ever-evolving relationship with Metro Arts, having worked with the organisation as an independent artist in a variety of roles in recent years. These have included as Stage Manager (Awkward Conversation 2014), as Production Manager (Well, This Is Embarrassing 2015), as Director (ENGLAND by Tim Crouch 2017) and as Producer (Love Letters to Fuckbois 2018). Matt is thrilled to join Metro Arts as Associate Producer in 2018.
As an artist, Matt is particularly interested in highlighting the mechanics of theatrical experiences in order to leverage the uniquely metaphorical nature of live performance, pursuing a truthful and collaborative means of storytelling. Matt is also very interested in his tiny Staffy x Kelpie pup, George.