CREATIVE

Matthew Warchus

Director

RSC: Matilda, The Unexpected Man (West End/Broadway); Hamlet (tour); Henry V (Evening Standard Award for Best Director), The Devil is an Ass, The Winter’s Tale.

THEATRE INCLUDES: Ghost The Musical, La Bete (Broadway/West End); Deathtrap (West End); The Norman Conquests (Broadway/West End. Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play); God of Carnage (Broadway/West End. Tony Awards for Best Play and Best Direction of a Play);  Boeing Boeing (West End/Broadway/UK tour. Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play); Speed the Plow (Old Vic); The Lord of the Rings (West End. Co-writer and Director); Buried Child (National Theatre); Endgame (Albery); Our House (Cambridge Theatre. Olivier Award for Best Musical); Follies (Broadway); Life x 3 (National Theatre/Old Vic/Broadway); True West (Donmar Warehouse/Broadway); Art (Broadway/West End/Los Angeles. Olivier and Tony Awards for Best Play); Volpone (National Theatre. Evening Standard Award for Best Director); Much Ado About Nothing (West End. Globe Theatre Award for Most Promising Newcomer); Betrayal, Death of a Salesman, The Plough Beyond the Stars, Fiddler on the Roof, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf (West Yorkshire Playhouse). Matthew was an Associate Director at the West Yorkshire Playhouse and will be taking over from Kevin Spacey as Artistic Director of the Old Vic, London in the summer of 2015. 

OPERA INCLUDES: Troilus and Cressida, Falstaff, Cosi Fan Tutte (ENO); The Rake’s Progress (ROH/WNO).

FILM INCLUDES: Pride (Director’s Fortnight at Cannes Film Festival; Best British Independent Film at BIFAs; BAFTA and Golden Globe nominations); Simpatico.