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Matthew Dunster

Matthew Dunster is a director, actor and playwright, who over the past 15 years has directed more than 50 plays, including productions at the RSC, the Royal Exchange in Manchester, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre and the Globe theatre, where he was Associate Director from 2015-2017.

He has had a special relationship with Martin McDonagh, having directed three of his plays including A Very Very Very Dark Matter, Hangmen at both the Royal Court and on Broadway, and most recently The Pillowman in the West End.

Matthew is also responsible for two of the West End’s recent hits, 2:22 – A Ghost Story and Shirley Valentine starring Sheridan Smith.

Recommended Play(s)

Matthew recommended Attempts on her Life by Martin Crimp.