SMOKE & MIRRORS

iOTA, photo by Prudence Upton

SYDNEY FESTIVAL / SPIEGELTENT INTERNATIONAL

WORLD PREMIERE / THE FAMOUS SPIEGELTENT / JAN 2010

ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL / JUNE 2010

EDINBURGH FESTIVAL / AUGUST 2010

writer - iOTA & CRAIG ILOTT

director - CRAIG ILOTT

musical director - TINA HARRIS

designer - NICHOLAS DARE

SMOKE & MIRRORS

photo by Peter Rubie

TROCADERO DANCE PALACE

photo by Peter Rubie

SYDNEY FESTIVAL / JAN 2011

SYDNEY TOWN HALL

director - KRIS STEWART

designers - MAT MCCALL & KATE ROBERTS

TROCADERO DANCE PALACE

the red tree

THE RED TREE

BARKING GECKO THEATRE COMPANY / PERTH FESTIVAL

SUBIACO ARTS CENTRE JULY 2012

writer - SHAUN TAN

director - JOHN SHEEDY

designer - GYPSY TAYLOR

sound - KINGSLEY REEVE

THE RED TREE

DRIVING INTO WALLS

photo by jon green

BARKING GECKO / PERTH INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL

WORLD PREMIERE / STUDIO UNDERGROUND / FEB 2012

writer - SUZIE MILLER

director - JOHN SHEEDY

choreographer - DANIELLE MICICH

designer - ALICIA CLEMENTS

sound design - KINGSLEY REEVE

digital artist - SOHAN ARIEL HAYES

DRIVING INTO WALLS

THIS IS OUR YOUTH

Michael Cera, photo by James Croucher

SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE / DAVID BINDER PRODUCTIONS

DRAMA THEATRE / SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE / MARCH 2012

writer - KENNETH LONERGAN

director - MARK BROKAW

design - RICHARD ROBERTS

sound - PAUL CHARLIER

THIS IS OUR YOUTH

BETWEEN TWO WAVES

Ian Meadows photo by Brett Boardman

GRIFFIN THEATRE COMPANY

WORLD PREMIERE / SBW STABLES THEATRE / OCTOBER 2012

writer - IAN MEADOWS

director - SAM STRONG

design - DAVID FLEISCHER

sound - STEVE FRANCIS

video - STEVE TOULMIN

BETWEEN TWO WAVES

LANGUAGE OF LIVING

Human Human God, photo by John McDermott

NEW ZEALAND DANCE COMPANY

WORLD PREMIERE / ASB THEATRE AOTEA CENTRE / AUGUST 2012

artistic director - SHONA MCCULLAGH

design - SUE GALLAGHER

costume - ANDREAS MIKELLIS

av - GERBRAND VAN MELLE

sound - JOHN GIBSON

LANGUAGE OF LIVING

photo by Brett Boardman

SEX WITH STRANGERS

photo by Brett Boardman

SYDNEY THEATRE COMPANY

WHARF 1 / SYDNEY THEATRE COMPANY / OCT 2012

writer - LAURA EASON

director - JOCELYN MOOREHOUSE

design - TRACY GRANT LORD

sound - STEVE FRANCIS

SEX WITH STRANGERS

DRAGON BALL

photo by Peter Rubie

CITY OF SYDNEY

SYDNEY TOWN HALL / MARCH 2013

director - KRIS STEWART

designers - BRAD CLARKE / ALEX SOMMER

lx programmer - PETER RUBIE

DRAGON BALL

photo by Brett Boardman

LITTLE ORPHAN TRASHLEY

photo by

SHOWQUEEN / SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE

STUDIO / SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE / DEC 2012

writer - PHIL SCOTT & TREVOR ASHLEY

director - CRAIG ILOTT

design - JAMES BROWNE

LITTLE ORPHAN TRASHLEY

photo by Tracey Schramm

THE WHARF REVUE 2012

photo by Tracey Schramm

SYDNEY THEATRE COMPANY

WHARF 2 / SYDNEY THEATRE COMPANY / OCT 2012

writer - PHIL SCOTT / JONATHON BIGGINS / DREW FORSYTHE

director - JONATHON BIGGINS

design - BARRY SEARLE

sound - DAVID BERGMAN

THE WHARF REVUE 2012

photo by

BLACKBIRD

photo by

PERTH THEATRE COMPANY / MARCH 2012

STUDIO UNDERGROUND / STATE THEATRE CENTRE OF WA

writer - DAVID HARROWER

director - MELISSA CANTWELL

design - CLADUE MARCOS

sound - PETER DAWSON

BLACKBIRD

photo by Mark Dickson

DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER TREVOR

photo by Mark Dickson

SHOWQUEEN / LUCKIEST PRODUCTIONS / SYDNEY MARDI GRAS

STATE THEATRE / MARCH 2012

writer - PHIL SCOTT

director - CRAIG ILOTT

costume - TIM CHAPPEL

musical director - DANIEL EDMONDS

DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER TREVOR

photo by Matthew Marshall

ANATOMY OF AN AFTERNOON

PERFORMING LINES / SYDNEY FESTIVAL

PLAYHOUSE THEATRE / SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE JAN 2012

choreography - MARTIN DEL AMO & PAUL WHITE

ANATOMY OF AN AFTERNOON

photo (c) james guimey

iOTA - YOUNG, HARD & SOLO

photo (c) james guimey

SYDNEY FESTIVAL / JAN 2012

PLAYHOUSE THEATRE / SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE


iOTA - YOUNG, HARD & SOLO

tender napalm

TENDER NAPALM

PERTH THEATRE COMPANY / AUGUST 2011

STUDIO UNDERGROUND / STATE THEATRE CENTRE OF WA

writer - PHILIP RIDLEY

director - MELISSA CANTWELL

designer - CLAUDE MARCOS

sound - PETER DAWSON

TENDER NAPALM

sydney festival first night 2012

FESTIVAL FIRST NIGHT 2012

sydney festival

martin place / elizabeth street district, january 2012

director - kris stewart

lighting designer - matthew marshall

designers - mat mccall & kate roberts

FESTIVAL FIRST NIGHT 2012

drew forsythe, amanda bishop & jonathon biggins

THE WHARF REVUE 2011

drew forsythe, amanda bishop & jonathon biggins

by jonathon biggins, drew forsythe & phil scott / sydney theatre company

wharf 1 / sydney theatre company, december 2011

director - jonathon biggins

lighting designer - matthew marshall

THE WHARF REVUE 2011

copyright John Brawley

MISANTHROPOLOGY

copyright john brawley

sydney festival / smart artists / token events / melbourne international comedy festival

the famous spiegeltent, the arts centre melbourne, april 2011

director - craig ilott

lighting designer - matthew marshall

Misanthropology 2011

la traviata

LA TRAVIATA

by giuessepi verdi, oz opera

national tour, july 2010

director - rachel mcdonald

designers - jo brisco & genevive dugard

lighting designer - matthew marshall

La Traviata 2010

copyright Heidrun Lohr

Who's the Best? 2011

copyright heidrun lohr

sydney theatre company / post presents post

wharf 2, sydney theatre company, june 2012

devised & performed by post - Zoe Coombs Marr, Mish Grigor, Natalie Rose with Eden Falk

lighting designer - matthew marshall

sound design - james brown

Who's the Best? 2011

photo by Bryan Woltjen

A Flowering Tree 2009

photo by bryan woltjen

by john adams, perth international arts festival, wa opera, west australian symphony orchestra

perth concert hall, perth march 2009, australian premiere

conductor - stefan ashbury

director - patrick nolan

designer - bryan woltjen

lighting designer - matthew marshall

video designer - mic gruchy

A Flowering Tree 2009

photo by Steve Lunam

Abigail's Party 2009

photo by steve lunam

by mike leigh, ensemble productions

ensemble theatre, sydney march 2009

director - mark kilmurry

designer - graham maclean

lighting designer - matthew marshall

Abigail's Party 2009

photo by Branco Gaica

Rainbows End 2009

photo by branco gaica

by jane harrison, riverside productions

lenoxx theatre riverside parramatta, sydney september 2009

director - craig ilott

designer - nicholas dare

lighting designer - matthew marshall

"sympathetically and imaginatively lit by Matthew Marshall"

Diana Simmonds, Stage Noise

Rainbows End 2009

wrong skin

Wrong Skin 2010

by nigel jamieson, performing lines / adelaide festival / malthouse theatre / darwin festival / sydney opera house

national tour 2010

director - nigel jamieson

associate director/movement - gavin robins

designers - nigel jamieson & mathew mccall

visual designer - scott anderson

video producer - mic gruchy

relighting - matthew marshall

Wrong Skin 2010

let the sunshine - ensemble theatre 2009

Let the Sunshine 2009 - Ensemble Theatre

by david williamson, ensemble productions

world premiere, ensemble theatre, sydney may 2009

director - sandra bates

designer - graham maclean

lighting designer - matthew marshall

Let the Sunshine 2009

photo by Gary Marsh

Far Away 2008

photo by gary marsh

by carol churchill, black swan theatre company, wa premiere

playhouse theatre, perth july 2008

director - john sheedy

designer - bryan woltjen

lighting designer - ma0tthew marshall

Far Away 2008

photo by Matthew Marshall

Lying Cheating Bastard 2009

by james galea & nicholas hammond, soft tread enterprises

world premiere, star court theatre, lismore, may 2009

old fitz theatre, july 2009

national tour 2010

director - nicholas hammond

designer - jo briscoe

lighting designer - matthew marshall

sound designer - steve francis

Lying Cheating Bastard 2009

photo by Matthew Marshall

Fractured 2010

by damien ricketson, sydney festival / ensemble offspring

world premiere, the great hall, sydney january 2010

composer - damien ricketson

electronic music - paul gough

glass installation - elaine miles

lighting designer - matthew marshall

Fractured 2010

red shoes 2008

The Red Shoes 2008

red shoes 2008

by humphrey bower, thin ice / artrage

perth institute of contemporary art, perth october 2009

director - matthew lutton

designer - claude marcos

lighting designer - matthew marshall

The Red Shoes 2008

photo by Jon Green

Bombshells 2007

photo by jon green

by joanna murray smith (wa premiere), perth theatre company

playhouse theatre, perth may 2007

director - alan becher

lighting designer - matthew marshall

set & costume design - steve nolan

Bombshells 2007

Lenoard Goulds, Kirsty Hillhouse & Jess Mercer, photo by Frances Andrijich

Merry Go Round in the Sea 2003

lenoard goulds, kirsty hillhouse & jess mercer, photo by frances andrijich

by randolph stow, black swan theatre company

playhouse theatre - perth july 2003

director - andrew ross

lighting designer - matthew marshall & duncan ord

set design - robert juniper & kim saunders

composition - iain grandage

“the lighting evokes a Geraldton summer so effectively I started to feel a bit warm”

Theatre Australia

Merry Go Round in the Sea 2003

photo by Tracey Schramm

The Wharf Revue 2009

photo by tracey schramm

by jonathon biggins, drew forsythe & philip scott, sydney theatre company

wharf 1, october 2010

director - jonathon biggins

lighting designer - matthew marshall

The Wharf Revue 2009

photo by Tracey Schramm

The Wharf Revue 2009

photo by tracey schramm

by jonathon biggins, drew forsythe & philip scott, sydney theatre company

wharf 2, october 2010

director - jonathon biggins

lighting designer - matthew marshall

The Wharf Revue 2010

dealer's choice 2009

Dealer's Choice 2009

by patrick marber, critical stages / albedo theatre

darlinghurst theatre & national tour, sydney june 2009

director - craig illot

designer - nicholas dare

lighting designer - matthew marshall

Dealer's Choice 2009

behind the red curtain

Behind the Red Curtain 2005 with Baz Luhrmann

australian theatre for young people & bazmark incl

trackdown studios @ fox studios, sydney september 2005

event director - kate gaul

lighting designer - matthew marshall

event designer - bruce mckinven

tables/catering - james gorden

menu - bill granger

Behind the Red Curtain 2005

Taryn Fiebig as Morgana, photo by ShutterWorks

Alcina 2002

taryn fiebig as morgana, photo by shutterworks

by handel, australian opera studio

his majestys theatre, perth november 2005

director - gregory yurisich

lighting designer - matthew marshall

set & costume design - stephanie blake

"in visual terms, this production is a delight... matthew marshalls lighting design adds significantly to the theatrical mix"

Neville Cohn - The West Australian

Alcina 2002

photo by Matthew Marshall

Six Characters Searching For An Author 2003

by luigi pirandello, bsx theatre

dolphin theatre - june 2003

director - rick brayford

lighting designer - matthew marshall

set & costume design - rachel appino

“Rachel Appino’s set, effectively the whole theatre – whilst simple – has a couple of brilliant
lateral thinking ideas and the whole effect is set off by Matthew Marshall’s lighting”

theatre australia

Six Characters 2003

Genevieve O'Reilly & Thomas Campbell, photo by Heidrun Lohr

The Violet Hour 2005

genevieve o'reilly & thomas campbell, photo by heidrun lohr

by richard greenburg (australian premiere), ensemble theatre company

ensemble theatre, sydney march 2005

director - kate gaul

lighting designer - matthew marshall

set & costume design - cat raven

The Violet Hour 2005

Crispian Chan & Igor Sas, photo by Jon Green

A Man with Five Children 2003

crispian chan & igor sas, photo by jon green

by nick enright (wa premiere), black swan theatre company

subiaco theatre - november 2003

director - peter kingston

lighting & lightingDesign/audioVisual designer - matthew marshall

set & costume design - monita roughsedge

“extensive use of multimedia successfully solves the problem of staging a play spanning 28 years”

The West Australian

A Man with Five Children 2003

photo by Matthew Marshall

2005 Perth Festival Launch

perth international arts festival

government house ballroom, perth november 2004

artistic director - lindy hume

lighting designer - matthew marshall

2005 Perth Festival Launch

Susie Lindeman, photo by Robert McFarlane

The Marvelous Boy 2005

susie lindeman, photo by robert mcfarlane

by louis nowra (world premiere), griffin theatre company

sbw stables theatre, sydney october 2005

director - david berthold

lighting designer - matthew marshall

set & costume design - nicholas dare

"Matthew Marshall's lights and Nicholas Dare's set are striking and attractive"

Stephen Dunne - Sydney Morning Herald

The Marvelous Boy 2005

Jane Harders, photo by Matthew Marshall

A Woman With Dogs Eyes 2004

by louis nowra (world premiere), griffin theatre company

sbw stables theatre, sydney october 2004

director - david berthold

lighting designer - matthew marshall

set & costume design - nicholas dare

"the lighting design (Matthew Marshall) offers a barometer-like reading of warm and cold emotional fronts,
at times each character bathed separately in hues according to their individual journey"

Sydney Morning Herald

A Woman With Dogs Eyes 2004

Norman Coburn & Sandy Gore, photo by Matthew Marshall

The Retreat From Moscow 2005

by william nicholson (australian premiere), ensemble theatre company

ensemble theatre, sydney november 2005

director - mark kilmurry

lighting designer - matthew marshall

set & costume design - gordon burns

The Retreat From Moscow 2005

Sibylla Budd as Gillian, photo by Robert McFarlane

The Emperor of Sydney 2006

sibylla budd as gillian, photo by robert mcfarlane

by louis nowra (world premiere), griffin theatre company

sbw stables theatre, sydney august 2006

director - david berthold

lighting designer - matthew marshall

set & costume design - nicholas dare

"the director, David Berthold, and his design team have created simple but effective solutions
to suggest material splendour in the intimate Stables space"

Mark Hopkins - Sydney Morning Herald

The Emperor of Sydney 2006

photo by Matthew Marshall

The Goat, Or Who Is Sylvia? 2007

by edward albee (wa premiere), perth theatre company

perth institute of contemporary arts, perth june 2007

director - melissa cantwell

lighting designer - matthew marshall

set & costume design - claude marcos

The Goat 2007

photo by Matthew Marshall

Perth International Arts Festival Village 2005

perth international arts festival

perth concert hall, perth february 2005

artistic director - lindy hume

lighting designer interiors- matthew marshall

lighting designer stage - andrew portwine

original design - andrew carter

"it resembles a sort of theatrical magic grotto of glitter balls and soft blue lights
with dreamy projections kaleidoscoping across the building's façade"

Arts Hub Australia

Perth International Arts Festival Village 2005

photo by Nicholas Higgins

Shakespear's R&J 2008

photo by nicholas higgins

by joe calarco, riverside productions

lenoxx theatre riverside parramatta, sydney august 2008

director - craig illot

designer - nick dare

lighting designer - matthew marshall

"Matthew Marshall's elegantly symmetrical lighting a near-perfect complement"

Lloyd Bradford Skye - Australian Stage Online

R&J 2008

Bravo, photo by Matthew Marshall

Slamming 2005

sydney festival / riverside theatres

lenoxx theatre, parramatta riverside theatres february 2005

director - camilla rountree

lighting & video designer - matthew marshall

set designer - nicholas dare

"...lights and video (Matthew Marshall) give a strong, fluid platform for the performers
to collapse, collide and consummate their various texts"

Stephen Dunne - Sydney Morning Herald

Slamming 2005

photo by Perth Festival

Perth International Arts Fstival Village 2004

perth international arts festival

perth concert hall, perth february 2004

artistic director - lindy hume

lighting designer interiors- matthew marshall

lighting designer stage - andrew portwine

design - andrew carter

Perth International Arts Festival Village 2004

photo by Perth Festival

Perth International Arts Fstival Village 2005

perth international arts festival

perth concert hall, perth february 2005

artistic director - lindy hume

lighting designer interiors- matthew marshall

lighting designer stage - andrew portwine

original design - andrew carter

"it resembles a sort of theatrical magic grotto of glitter balls and soft blue lights
with dreamy projections kaleidoscoping across the building's façade"

Arts Hub Australia

Perth International Arts Festival Village 2005

Susan Bullock, photo by Perth Festival

Gotterdammerung 2003

susan bullock, photo by perth festival

by richard wagner, perth international arts festival

perth concert hall & broadcast to langley park, perth february 2003

director - neill gladwin

conductor - lionel friend

lighting design - matthew marshall

video design - gordon ingliss

text interpretation - john kinsella

“stunning visual imagery”

The West Australian

Gotterdammerung 2003

Rosemarie Harris, photo by Gavin D Andrew

And The World Goes Round 2002

rosemarie harris, photo by gavin d andrew

by kander & ebb, syke productions

chapel off chapel - melbourne july 2002

director - kris stewart

lighting designer - matthew marshall

set & costume design - penelope thompson

‘an interesting and colourful concept… the performance area looked great’

Theatre People

And The World Goes Round 2002

photo by Matthew Marshall

Candide 2006

by leonard bernstein, perth international arts festival

concert hall, perth february 2006

director - lindy hume

conductor - paul kildea

lighting designer - matthew marshall

"a topnotch lighting design by Matthew Marshall...helped make this a Candide to remember"

Neville Cohn - The West Australian

Candide 2006

photo by Matthew Marshall

Life x3 2007

by Yasmina Reza (wa premiere), black swan theatre company

playhouse theatre, perth august 2007

director - lindy hume

lighting designer - matthew marshall

set & costume design - john senczuk

"The lighting was fabulous - my congratulations to the designer, very tight, evocative and just right"

Theatre Australia

Life x3 2007

Trevor Jamison, photo by Jon Green

Career highlights of the Mamu 2002

trevor jamison, photo by jon green

Career Highlights of the Mamu 2002

photo by Jon Green

Perth Festival Opening 2003

photo by jon green

Perth Festival Opening 2003

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