Matthew Warchus Actors Masterclass

Friday 15 May / 2.30 pm / Theatre Royal Haymarket

Matthew Warchus is a hugely successful director of theatre, opera and film.

He is currently opening THE NORMAN CONQUESTS and GOD OF CARNAGE on Broadway, following on from the highly acclaimed productions at the Old Vic and in the West End, respectively.

Matthew has directed some fantastic performers including Philip Seymour Hoffman and John C. Reilly in TRUE WEST at the Donmar Warehouse, Kevin Spacey and Jeff Goldblum in David Mamet's SPEED-THE-PLOW at The Old Vic, Michael Gambon in ENDGAME, Ralph Fiennes, Ken Stott, Albert Finney and Eileen Aitkins just to name a few.

He also co-wrote and directed the recent stage adaptation of LORD OF THE RINGS in the West End. His recent productions of HAMLET at the Barbican and FALSTAFF at the English National Opera have been nominated for several Olivier awards including Best Director.

Matthew will be talking about his approach when directing and his projects to date. This will be followed by a question and answer session.