Matt Powell | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Matt Powell

Training

2017 - 2020 Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, BA (Hons) Theatre Practice - Performance Arts

Productions at Central

2019 Assistant Director - Into the Woods (Adam Lenson)

2019 Assistant Director - MAMT Showcase 2019 (Emma Gresch)

2019 Assistant Director - The Tunnel (Maja Milatovic-Ovadia)

2018 Performance Maker - Explosive Arrangements (David Shearing/BAPA & Puppetry (2020))

2018 Finale Ensemble Maker/Konstantin - as it appears in dreams (Duska Radosavljevic)

Experience

Theatre

2019 Director/Producer/Production Design - American Idiot - MT Experiments - Derby Theatre

2018 Choreographer/Designer/Assistant Director - Spring Awakening - Regis - Duchess Theatre (O. Turner)

2017 Director/Producer - The Phantom of the Opera (Youth Group Edition) - Creatio Arts - Derby Theatre

2017 Director/Producer/Production Design - Punk Rock - Creatio Arts - Guildhall Theatre

2017 Director/Producer/Production Design - CATS (Youth Edition) - Creatio Youth - Derby Theatre

2016 Director/Producer/Production Design - bare: a pop opera - Creatio Arts - Duchess Theatre

2016 Director/Producer - Les Miserables: School Edition - Creatio Youth - Derby Theatre

2016 Director/Producer/Production Design - Little Shop of Horrors - Creatio Arts - Nottingham Arts Theatre

2015 Director/Producer/Production Design - American Idiot - Streetlight Theatre Arts - Derby Theatre

2015 Director/Producer/Production Design - Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street - Streetlight Theatre Arts - Robert Ludlum Theatre

2014 Director/Producer - Avenue Q - Streetlight Theatre Arts - Robert Ludlum Theatre

Production Companies

Creative Director - MTExperiments - Exploring and Experimenting with Musical Theatre Production - (2018-Present)

Creative Director - Creatio Arts - Community and Youth Theatre across the East Midlands - (2015-Present)

Creative Director - Streetlight Theatre Arts - Community Musical Theatre producing rare and unique works - (2013-2015)

Awards

NODA Best Youth Production, 2017
Eagle Awards - Best Musical, 2015

Memberships

Musical Theatre Network

Skills

Direction (Musical/Play), Choreography (Contemporary Musical Theatre/Movement Based), Musical Staging, Dramaturgy, Producing, Company Management, Video Production, Marketing

Current production

Into the Woods

Telephone

07930229641

Email

matthew.powell@cssd.ac.uk

Website

www.powellsworld.co.uk

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