Adam & Eve: The Musical


Ben Hales (writer) - Matt Wilde (Director)

(Edinburgh 2013 cast)

Matt Wilde - director

Matt Wilde is a former Associate Director of the NT Studio and Out of Joint. His first feature film Kicking Off won the Best UK Feature Film at the Raindance International Film Festival 2016

Recent work includes: One Hour Only by Sabrina Mahfouz (Old Vic New Voices, Underbelly, Edinburgh), Everyman adapted by Kerry Frampton (Splendid Productions Tour), Days of Significance by Roy Williams (Unicorn Theatre, London), Medea by Euripides adapted by Ben Hales (Splendid Productions Tour), Dead Heavy Fantastic by Robert Farquhar (Liverpool Everyman), Splendour by Abi Morgan (GBS Theatre RADA), Blavatsky’s Tower by Moira Buffini (Camden People’s Theatre, London), Out of Focus by Gabriel Bissett-Smith, Shireen Mula & Tash Rickman (Only Connect Theatre, London) The Wonderful World of Dissocia by Anthony Neilson (Unicorn Theatre, London), Lost Monsters by Laurence Wilson (Liverpool Everyman) and Nocturne by Adam Rapp (Almeida Theatre).

Other work includes: One Night in Istanbul by Nicky Allt (Liverpool Empire), Branded by Simon Bent (Old Vic), Stoning Mary by Debbie Tucker Green (Teatro Flumen, Valencia), Get Tested by Laura Wade and The Elephant In The Room by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran (Celebrity 24hr Plays at Old Vic), Out of the Fog by Roy Williams (Almeida Theatre), Polar Bear by Mark Schultz (Birmingham Rep/ATC), On The Middle Day by Gavin Birch for (Old Vic@ IWM), Gizmo Love by John Kolvenbach (ATC – Edinburgh and Tour) and On Tour by Gregory Burke for (Royal Court, London and Liverpool Everyman).

For the National Theatre he directed Slow Time by Roy Williams, co-directed the His Dark Materials Revival by Nicholas Wright and was Associate Director on Stuff Happens by David Hare and Jumpers by Tom Stoppard.

Matt has and continues to be involved in developing and producing new work with writers from the Royal Court London, Old Vic New Voices, British Council, Soho Theatre, Liverpool Everyman, NT Studio. He also directs extensively in the UK’s leading Drama Schools.

© 2013 Ben Hales