BUGG (Sound Designer, Composer, Choreographer)

Matthew is the writer and director of Mr Bugg Presents, a theatre company specialising in creating totally original musicals. Their production of Miss Nightingale has to date toured the UK five times. After a career as a dancer was cut short because of injury, Matthew studied composition at Birmingham University, winning the Barber Scholarship and the Roland Gregory Prize. He plays the piano, viola, violin, alto and tenor saxophone, recorder clarinet, double bass, accordion and ukelele to a high standard.


Catch Me If You Can Theatre Royal Windsor Bob Tomson
The Sea Queen and Twelfth Night London’s Free Open Air Theatre at The Scoop Rae McKen
The Rubenstein Kiss (Sound Design) Southwark Playhouse Joe Harmston
Octopus Soup! (Sound Design) Belgrade Coventry & UK Tour Joe Harmston
Consensual (Sound Design) NYT at Soho Theatre Anna Niland
All My Sons Nottingham Playhouse Fiona Buffini
Northanger Abbey Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds/Tour Tim Luscombe
The Trial of Jane Fonda Park Theatre Joe Harmston
Dracula Resorts World, Singapore Joe Harmston
King Lear Northampton/UK Tour Max Webster
Dear Lupin UK Tour + West End (Kenny Wax Ltd) Philip Franks
And Then There Were None UK Tour (Bill Kenwright) Joe Harmston
Black Coffee UK Tour (Bill Kenwright) Joe Harmston
The Dead Wait Park Theatre (Snapdragon Prods) Joe Harmston
Kindertransport UK Tour (Hall and Childs) Andrew Hall
And Then the Dark New Wolsey, Ipswich Peter Rowe
Go Back for Murder UK Tour (Bill Kenwright) Joe Harmston
The Hangman Yvonne Arnaud Theatre Joe Harmston
Angelina Ballerina UK Tour (BOS Productions) Miranda Larsson
Volcano UK Tour (Bill Kenwright) Roy Marsden
Barefoot in the Park with George Yvonne Arnaud Theatre Maureen Lipman
Some Like it Hotter Watermill Theatre Karen Simpson
Murder on the Nile UK Tour (Bill Kenwright) Joe Harmston
The Father Belgrade Coventry Joe Harmston
Star Quality Uk Tour (Ian Fricker) Joe Harmston
The League of Youth Nottingham Playhouse Giles Croft
Verdict UK Tour (Bill Kenwright) Joe Harmston
Lark Rise to Candleford UK Tour
The Secret of Sherlock Holmes Duchess Theatre Robin Herford
Quartet UK Tour Joe Harmston
The Secret of Sherlock Holmes UK Tour Robin Herford
My Brilliant Divorce (Dillie Kean) UK Tour Tim Luscombe
The Hound of the Baskervilles UK Tour Ian Fricker
The Day that Kevin Came Nottingham Playhouse Giles Croft
Pat and Margaret Salisbury Playhouse Tim Luscombe
The Firebird Bolton Octagon Sue Reddish
The Secret Rapture Salisbury Playhouse Joanna Read
The Provok’d Wife Mercury, Colchester Dee Evans/Matt Smith
The Duchess of Malfi Mercury, Colchester Sue Lefton/Greg Floy
Richard III Mercury, Colchester David Grindley
Uncle Vanya Mercury, Colchester David Hunt
Look At Me Mercury, Colchester Adrian Stokes
Northanger Abbey Salisbury Playhouse Tim Luscombe
To Reach the Clouds Nottingham Playhouse Giles Croft
All Quiet on the Western Front Nottingham Playhouse Giles Croft
Beyond Midnight (Trestle) Edinburgh Festival Edinburgh Festival Emily Gray
The Death of Gogol and the 1969 Eurovision Song Contest Drill Hall Tim Luscombe
Jamaica Inn Salisbury Playhouse/National Tour Joanna Reed
The Invention of Love Salisbury Playhouse Richard Beecham
The Tempest Nottingham Playhouse Richard Baron
Hound of the Baskervilles Nottingham Playhouse Richard Baron
Northanger Abbey Theatre Royal, York Tim Luscombe
Jamaica Inn Salisbury Playhouse Joanna Reed
Double Indemnity Nottingham Playhouse Giles Croft
Rumpelstiltskin Unicorn Theatre Emily Gray
Mill on the Floss Nott Playhouse/Exeter Richard Baron
Vanity Fair Northcott, Exeter Richard Baron
Great Expectations Unicorn Theatre Emily Gray
A Family Affair Ipswich Peter Rowe
A Perfect Ganesh Palace, Watford Tim Luscombe
True Life Fiction of Mata Hari Palace, Watford Lawrence Till
Polygraph Nottingham Playhouse Giles Croft
Double Indemnity Ipswich/Salisbury Peter Rowe
Because It’s There Nottingham Playhouse Giles Croft


The Style of Our Lives LIFT


Three Men in a Boat UK Tour
Canterbury Tales Northern Broadsides Barrie Rutter
Wonderful Tennessee Nottingham Playhouse Giles Croft
Talent Colchester & Watford Joanna Read


The Glass Menagerie New Wolsey, Ipswich Peter Rowe
Amadeus York Theatre Royal Tim Luscombe
Barbarians Salisbury Playhouse Jo Reed
The Imposter Plymouth Jennie Darnell
Mojo Crucible, Sheffield Deborah Paige


Cinderella Town Hall Sutton Coldfield Colin Blumenau
Jamaica Inn Theatre Royal Windsor Stuart Burrows
Cinderella Cast, Doncaster Kully Thiarai
Rumpelstiltskin Unicorn Theatre Emily Gray
Wonderful Tennessee Nottingham Playhouse Giles Croft
Up On the Roof Mercury, Colchester Jennie Darnell