Matt left the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School in 1989 and began working in stage management for the Cambridge Theatre Company, Manchester Royal Exchange and the RSC. He also stage managed tours including Tommy and Crazy for You before moving into production management.
West End theatre includes: Made in Dagenham, The Commitments, The Book of Mormon, (Prince of Wales), Quartermaine’s Terms, The Bodyguard, A Chorus of Disapproval, The Sunshine Boys (Savoy), Master Class (Vaudeville), Much Ado About Nothing (Wyndhams), The Wizard of Oz (Palladium), Private Lives (Vaudeville), Legally Blonde (Savoy), La Bête (Comedy), Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Palace), The Sound Of Music, Kiss Me, Kate, Bombay Dreams, Acorn Antiques, Smaller, Tonight’s the Night and Movin’ Out.
Other theatre includes: Monty Python Live at the o2 Arena; Troilus and Cressida, A Month in the Country, The Dispute and Tantalus for the RSC. Number one tours include: Ghost the Musical, The Sound of Music, Grease, Cats, Saturday Night Fever, The King and I, Starlight Express, Fosse and Chicago.
International theatre includes: Mamma Mia! (International tour), Sound of Music (Cape Town), Batman Live (world arena tour), Priscilla Queen of the Desert (Sao Paulo), Cats (Sao Paulo), Saturday Night Fever (Johannesburg), Mamma Mia! (South Africa and world tour), Starlight Express (New Zealand), Cats (Germany and Italy).