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Matt Dempsey

Bamatabois / Lesgles

Matt Dempsey

Training: LIPA Theatre includes: Enron (Noël Coward/Chichester/UK tour), Hero in A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum (Peacock), Benvolio in Romeo & Juliet (Piccadilly), A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Taming of the Shrew and The Boyfriend (Regent’s Park), The Witches of Eastwick (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane), The Old Country (Trafalgar Studios), The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin (Theatre Royal, Stratford East), King (Hackney Empire), Queen of Spades (ENO), Cabaret (Chichester), Sunset Boulevard (Opera House, Cork), Peter Pan (Palace Theatre, Manchester), Grease (WEI) and And the World Goes Round (King’s Head). Matt is a regular in the Hackney Empire pantos, starring in Jack & The Beanstalk, Cinderella, Mother Goose, Aladdin and Puss in Boots. For the last three years, he has been the Associate Director for Susie Mckenna at the Empire.

Television includes: James Corden’s Crosswalk: The Musical (Mary Poppins, Les Misérables and Evita), Holby City, Doctors, The Trip, Family Affairs, Elizabeth Virgin Queen, Paradise Heights, Rhona and Jerusalem.

Film includes: Muppets Most Wanted, Dark Shadows, Gulliver’s Travels, Alice in Wonderland, Alice Through the Looking Glass, De-Lovely, The Duchess, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Sweeney Todd, Great Expectations, Dorian Gray and Allied.

Workshops include: King (Hackney Empire), Meet Mister Future, Insomnia (Cardiff Arts Centre), The Silver Sword (Soho Theatre), The Happy Prince (New Stables) and Volphone (The Globe).