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Hi. My name is Matthew Briggs. I am the producer and director of Under The Microscope, an Adelaide-based independent theatre company that aims to…

1. Discover and collaborate with emerging local artists
2. Develop and culture unconventional staging ideas
3. Design and create innovative theatrical spaces

Matthew is a producer and director of musicals and plays for Under The Microscope. He has previously been involved in musicals, on and off stage, in all aspects of theatre for 13 years. Matthew stage managed a play called Sepia by Emily Steel for the 2012 Adelaide Fringe which won the Tour Ready Award. In 2016, he produced and directed The Angel of Death by Matthew Briggs and Josh Heaysman, The Sentient Arrow by Jennie D’Ambra and the Australian Premiere of Cannibal! The Musical by Trey Parker.

Besides Matthew’s theatre experience, he is currently completing his PhD in biochemistry with a focus on ovarian cancer and osteoarthritis research.