Matt Daw

Awards and Nominations

Awarded the 2005 Michael Northen Bursary for the lighting design of Difficult Times Circus Space, London.

2017

CITY OF GLASS
Home Menchester/Lyric Hammersmith
DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY
Charing Cross Theatre

2016

TATE TANKS
Tate Modern Gallery
WASTED
Director: Adam Lenson
Bobby Tiwana, West Yorkshire Playhouse
THE FIRST HIPPO ON THE MOON
Director: Finn Caldwell
Les Enfant Terribles, Eastbourne Hippodrome & UK Tour
BEACONS
Director: Philip Wilson
Park Theatre

2015

DAMIAN RICE, MY FAVOURITE FADED FANTASY
World Tour
LARDO
Director: Finn Caldwell
The Old Red Lion Theatre
INTIMISSIMI ON ICE (Associate Lighting Designer)
Director: Francesco Negrin
Baluch Worldwide Shows

2014

DAMIEN RICE, MY FAVORITE FADED FANTASY TOUR
European Tour
GHOST THE MUSICAL
Director: Adam Penford
The English Theatre, Frankfurt
DAMIEN RICE, MY FAVORITE FADED FANTASY TOUR
North American Tour
SHREK! THE MUSICAL (with Hugh Vanstone)
Director: Nigel Harman
UK and Ireland Tour
THE ELEPHANTOM
Directors: Finn Caldwell and Toby Olié
National Theatre, The New London Theatre
THE RAILWAY CHILDREN (Associate Lighting Designer)
Director: Damian Cruden
King’s Cross Station
MISS SAIGON (Associate Lighting Designer)
Director: Laurence Connor
Prince Edward Theatre
INTIMISSIMI ON ICE (Associate Lighting Designer)
Director: Francesco Negrin
Balich Worldwide Shows

2013

PRIDE (Film)
Director: Matthew Warchus
ELEPHANTOM
Directors: Finn Caldwell and Toby Olié
The National Theatre, The Shed
WAR HORSE (Associate Lighting Designer and Relights)
Directors: Marianne Elliot and Tom Morris
Theatre des Westens, Berlin
SIGUR RÓS KVEIKUR TOUR
(Touring Lighting Designer/Touring Operator)
World Tour

2012

WAR HORSE (Associate Lighting Designer)
Directors: Marianne Elliot and Tom Morris
State Theatre, Melbourne
SIGUR RÓS VALTARI TOUR
(Touring Lighting Designer/Touring Operator)
World Tour
BJÖRK, BIOPHILIA
(Touring Lighting Director/Operator)
World Tour

Previous Works

WHITE CHRISTMAS
(Associate Lighting Designer)
Director: Morgan Young
UK Tour
BJÖRK, BIOPHILIA
(Touring Lighting Director/Operator)
Residency, Reykjavik
TANZ DER VAMPIRE
(Associate Lighting Designer)
Director: Cornelius Baltus
State Theatre of Musical Comedy, St Petersburg
SHREK THE MUSICAL
(Associate Lighting Designer)
Directors: Jason Moore and Rob Ashford
Theatre Royal Drury Lane
SECRET CINEMA, THE RED SHOES
(Assistant Lighting Designer)
Director: Fabien Riggal
Tobacco Dock, London
JÓNSI GO TOUR
(Touring Lighting Director/Operator)
World Tour
PAM ANN – FLYING HIGH
Vaudeville Theatre
MAMMA MIA (Assistant Lighting Designer)
Artscape Opera House, Cape Town
MAMMA MIA (Assistant Lighting Designer)
Artscape Opera House, Cape Town
THE RAILWAY CHILDREN (Associate Lighting Designer)
Director: Damian Cruden
Waterloo Station Theatre
TANZ DER VAMPIRE (Associate Lighting Designer – Relights)
Director: Roman Polanski
Palladium Theatre, Stuttgart
SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN (Relights)
Director: Alison Pollard
International Tour Dates
BUDDY – THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY (Associate Lighting Designer)
Director: Stephanie Mohr
Colosseum Theatre, Essen
SINGING’ IN THE RAIN (Chief Electrician and Re-lights)
Director: Alison Pollard
UK Tour
TANZ DER VAMPIRE (Assistant Lighting Designer)
Director: Roman Polanski
Metronom Theater, Oberhausen
ICH WILL SPASS (Associate Lighting Designer)
Director: Carline Brouwer
Colosseum Theatre, Essen
AIDA (Assistant Lighting Designer)
Director: Kim Duddy
Musical Sommer Amstetten
ICH WAR NOCH NIEMALS IN NEW YORK (Associate Lighting Designer)
Director: Carline Brouwer
Operettenhaus, Hamburg
CARMEN CUBANA (Assistant Lighting Designer)
Director: Kim Duddy
Tour Munich and Vienna
HAIR (Assistant Lighting Designer)
Director: Kim Duddy
Musical Sommer Amstetten
THE DROWSY CHAPERONE (Assistant Lighting Designer)
Director: Casey Nicholaw
Novello Theatre