Matt Fox Playwright

Matt Fox started writing for the theatre as a teenager when he joined a writer’s group at Plymouth Theatre Royal. Following a degree in English and an MA in Professional Writing he started to write, produce and direct theatrical productions.

Matt has written plays, operas and musical adaptations which have been performed in the UK, US and Australia. His play ‘To Sleep’ was staged in the West End in September 2013 and toured the UK & Australia in 2014/15. His plays ‘Family Play’ & ‘The Life We Lived’ toured the UK simultaneously in 2016 and Family Play was staged at the Shelton Theater, San Francisco in April 2017. His best known piece of work is Swindon: the Opera, which was written with internationally acclaimed composer Betty Roe MBE, and performed in July 2012. Matt’s work is published by Roister Doister Publishing Ltd and Off The Wall Plays in the UK, and JD Drama Publishing in the USA.

Originally from Cornwall, Matt moved to Swindon in 2006. He is a trustee for music education charity the JTPTrust, director of the Swindon Fringe Festival and co-director of Madam Renards Ltd.

His current play ‘Fred, Ted Jack & Harold’ is touring the UK & US from 2018 – 19.

Matt’s paperback plays can be purchased from the following links

To Sleep 

Family Play

The Life We Lived

One Act Play

His e-scripts are available to purchase here

To contact Matt directly please use the below form

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