Matthew Wright

Set and Costume Designer

Matthew Wright

Matthew’s previous designs include La Cage Aux Folles,originally for Menier Chocolate Factory and subsequently for the West End, Broadway and US tour. He received Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards for ‘Outstanding Costume Design’andTony and Olivier Award nominations for ‘Best Costume Design’.

His many other designs include Shadowlands, The Glass Menagerie (West End); Speaking Like Magpies (Royal Shakespeare Company/West End, nominated for TMA ‘Best Design’Award); Sweet Charity (costumes) (West End/Menier); Blackbird (Market Theatre, Johannesburg); In Praise of Love (Chichester Festival Theatre); Evita (International/UK Tour); The Dishwashers (Birmingham Rep/UK Tour); The Hired Man (St James’ Theatre/NYMT); Carnaby Street, Brother Love’s Travelling Salvation Show, Clouds (UK Tour); The Colour purple (costumes), Road Show, They’re Playing Our Song and The Invisible Man (Menier Chocolate Factory); The Norman Conquests, Kes (Liverpool Playhouse); A Man of No Importance, Stepping Out, A Month in the Country, Alphabetical Order, What The Butler Saw, Amy’s View, Confusions, Summer Lightning, The End of the Affair, Habeus Corpus (Salisbury Playhouse); A Song at Twilight (Colchester/UK Tour); Larkin With Women (West Yorkshire Playhouse); The Mare Rider (Arcola Theatre); The Green Man (Bush/Plymouth); One Under (Tricycle Theatre); US and Them, The Dead Eye Boy (Hampstead Theatre); On The Ceiling (West End/Birmingham Rep.); Behzti, Getting To The Foot of The Mountain, Swamp City (Birmingham Rep); Neville’s Island, A Taste of Honey, Absurd Person Singular, Charley’s Aunt (Watford Palace Theatre); Deadeye, Bells & Chaose, Paper Thin (Kali Theatre Co); Arcadia (Theatre Royal Northampton); Dancing At Lughnasa, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, All That Trouble We Had (New Vic Theatre, Stoke); Twelfth Night, Hamlet (Oxford Stage Company).