Michael Matus

Monsieur Firmin

Michael-Matus---HeadshotTheatre includes: Fernando in Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown(Playhouse), William Gray/Doctor Anderson in The Return of the Soldier (Jermyn Street Theatre), Jim in Hostage Song (Finborough), Sandor in The A to Z of Mrs P (Southwark Playhouse), Aaron in The Potsdam Quartet (Jermyn Street Theatre), Max Detweiler in The Sound of Music (Regent’s Park Open Air), Bernard Woolley in Yes Prime Minister (UK Tour), Derek/Petal in Taboo (Brixton Clubhouse), Valenti in Wonderful Town (The Lowry/Tour), Tito in Lend Me a Tenor (Gielgud and Plymouth), Berghetto/The Cardinal in Tis Pity She’s A Whore (West Yorkshire Playhouse), Ali Hakim in Oklahoma( Chichister Festival Theatre),  Stephen/Bob Cratchit in A Christmas Carol (Arts Theatre), Izzy in Imagine This (New London), Peter Quince in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (The Globe), Poet in Timon of Athens (The Globe), Granville Sharp in Rough Crossings (Headlong Theatre/Tour), Duryodhana in The Mahabharata (Sadler’s Wells/Tour), Chaucer in The Canterbury Tales (RSC West End), Dromeo in The Comedy of Errors (Sheffield Theatre),  Krogstad in A Doll’s House (West Yorkshire Playhouse), Jacobean Theatre Project (University of Bristol), Felix Humble in Humble Boy (Northcott Theatre), Zanetto/Toninoi in The Venetian Twins (Watermill), Tello in The Gentlemen of Olmedo (Watermill), Tranio in The Taming of the Shrew (Theatre Royal Plymouth/Tour), Yepikhodov in The Cherry Orchard (UK Tour), Ferrado in The Malcontent (RSC Swan/Gielgud), The Island Princess (RSC Swan/Gieldgud), Latinus in The Roman Actor (RSC Swan/Gielgud), Sir Petronel Flash in Eastwood Ho! (RSC Swan/Gielgud), Mr Tumnus in The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe (RSC Sadler’s Wells), Paul Bland in Eating Raoul (Bridewell), Puck in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Neuss Shakespeare Festival), Bounderby in Hard Times (Watermill), St John Rivers/Dog  in Jane Eyre (West Yorkshire Playhouse/World Tour), Emma (Palace Theatre Watford), Neville in Wild Angel (Royal Court), Manachem Dvir in An Immaculate Misconception (Edinburgh/San Francisco/New End), Stuff in Sweet Bird of Youth(Citizen Theatre), Geoffrey in The Betrayal of Nora Blake (Jermyn Street Theatre), Buckingham in Richard III (Pleasance Theatre), Henry in The End of the Affair (Salisbury Playhouse), The Idiot in Martin Guerre (West End Original Cast), Hitler in Making the Future: Hitler’s Childhood (Young Vic), Mill On The Floss in Mill On The Floss (Shared Experience), Constant in The Provoked Wife (Number One Tour), Greek Entry in Eurovision (Vaudeville), Presley in The Pitchfork Disney (Citizen Theatre) and Fortinbras in Marowitz Hamlet (Citizen Theatre).

Albums Recorded Martin Guerre Original London Cast, Imagine This Original London Cast, Women on the Verge Original London Cast and Lend Me A Tenor original London Cast.

Awards: Nominated for Best Supporting Actor in Whatsonstge Awards, Helen Hayes Awards, TMA awards and Best Actor in The Offies and Broadway World.

Television includes: Endeavour, A Prince Among Men, Then, The Bill, A Perfect World and Eastenders. 

Film includes: Muppet Christmas Carol