About

Matthew Parker - HeadshotWelcome to matthewparker.net the official site for award nominated Director Matthew Parker

Matthew is Artistic Director of The Hope Theatre, Islington. He is a freelance director, Associate Director at The Jack Studio Theatre, Artistic Director of award nominatedĀ DogOrange Theatre Company and Artistic Director/Director in Residence for First Draft.

Matthew trained on the Postgraduate Directing Course at Drama Studio London having previously gained a first class degree in Theatre Arts (Acting) from Bretton Hall. He was nominated for an Off West End award for LOVESONG OF THE ELECTRIC BEAR, his inaugural production at The Hope which later transferred to The Arts Theatre, West End.

He has a passion for bringing hisĀ visual imagination and physical style to classic stories, with a penchant for emotionally raw, visually beautiful work.

Matthew is represented by Burningham Associates who can be contacted here

For further details on Matthew’s work please click on his CV or Portfolio pages.

News

Agent News

Matthew has recently signed with Burningham Associates. Read his profile on their website here

Matthew appointed new Artistic Director of The Hope Theatre

Matthew has just been announced as the new Artistic Director of The Hope Theatre, Islington. Read the full announcement in The Stage here. Matthew is now programming work for The Hope from October onwards. Please get in touch if you or your company have work you wish to stage.