Matthew Fisher

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As the founder of Dramatic Moose his aim is to be a platform for New Writing, by giving talent, both on and off the stage, a chance to show off the skills they've not been allowed to show off before. 

He's no stranger to the workings of the professional world, having worked the finance departments of shows such as:
Doctor Who Series 10, Doctor Who Christmas 2017, Casualty, as well as a number of National Theatre Wales shows.

You can see his small IMDB profile here

 

Writing Credits

Awards

Crawshay Cup Award - Best Original Writing in Wales One Act Festival 2019 - We Are Stronger Together

Best Comedy - FantaSci Film Festival 2021 - Deliver Us From GEE

Best Ensemble - FantaSci Film Festival 2021 - Deliver Us From GEE

Best Sci Fi Short - London Shorts Festival 2021 - Deliver Us From GEE

Publications

We Are Stronger Together - Cressrelles Publishing Company Ltd - 2019 (No longer under contract)

Short Films / Web Shows

Deliver Us From GEE (Strange Tales)Watcher’s Productions & Dramatic Moose Productions - YouTube - 2020

Second Chances (Strange Tales)Watcher’s Productions & Valiant Films - YouTube - 2019

Stranger Danger Sketch (Sketchy AF) - Watcher’s Productions - YouTube - 2019

Positives (Face the Show Festival) - Show Face Festival with College Merthyr Tydfil - YouTube - 2021

Theatre

One Act Plays

We Are Stronger Together - Wales Festival of One-Act Plays - Savoy Theatre, Tonyrefail - 2019

We Are Stronger Together - StageWrite One Act Festival - Stanley Halls, London - 2019

We Are Stronger Together - Bedford Fringe Festival - Place Theatre, Bedford - 2019

                                               

Full Length Plays

Abandoned - Dramatic Moose Productions - Little Man Coffee Company - 2018 (Watch Here)

The Universe plc - Self-Produced - Chapter Arts Centre - 2018

                                               

Shorts, Competitions, etc.

The Date - KDC Carried Away - Drayton Arms Theatre - 2019

Waiting for Bob - MancMade (Xmas) - @53two, Manchester -2018

Second Chances - A Night with the Stars - Savoy Theatre, Tonyrefail - 2017

Waiting for Bob - A Night with the Stars - Savoy Theatre, Tonyrefail - 2017

Waiting for Bob - Evening of Monologues & Shorts - New York, USA - 2016

Feedback - Make the Cut Finalist - St James's Theatre, London - 2016

Radio Plays

All I Want For Christmas - Dramatic Moose Productions - YouTube - 2020
 

A Christmas Carol – Dramatic Moose/ Valiant Films / Watchers Productions – YouTube - 2020

Feedback - Dramatic Voices - YouTube - 2020


Abandoned (4 Episodes) - Bamalam Productions - 2019
 

Projects in Delevopment

Heavy - Short Film

Heavy is Narrative Drama that touches on Social Realism. Shown through the eyes of a girl, Dawn, we see all her anxiety and worries are like rocks, weighing her down. It’s aimed at that the 9-5 worker who are dealing with anxiety. The one’s who are surrounded by
people but still feel alone and isolated.
Longlisted for Ffolio Round V.

What Would Dave Do? - One Act Play

Dave is waiting in a Hospital Waiting Room about to come a father. Not alone in his anticipation of fatherhood, someone else is in the waiting room with him....God!

Originally planned to make it's premier at the Wales One Act Festival 2020, but cancelled due to coronavirus. (Check out the page here)

Lies - Full Length Play

A naturalistic drama that tackles the issues of love and lying, and the extent we are willing to go to keep that love.


TALK - Short Film

A Short film that will hopefully highlight the issue of men's suicide.

Get on With It - Short Stage Play

The play is about men's mental health and how not talking about their problems can manifest itself within the man's head.

The Universe plc - Feature Film

Comedy Drama about a man meeting God, but is he all what people claim him to be?

 

Acting Credits

Television / Web Series

James - Deliver Us From GEE - Dramatic Moose / Watchers Productions - 2020 (Watch Here)

Eddie - Packaged - It's My Shout: Short Films from South Wales (BBC2) - 2017

Rob - Whovians (S2 Ep3 & Ep7) - Watchers Productions - 2016 (S2 Ep3 Here) / (S2 Ep7 Here)

Voice

Bob Cratchit - A Christmas Carol - Dramatic Moose / Valiant Films / Watchers Productions - 2020

 

Mr. Smith - Feedback (Dramatic Voices) - Dramatic Moose Productions - 2020

Dad - Iris (Dramatic Voices) - Dramatic Moose Productions - 2020

Narrator - The Lonely Whale (Book) - Ben Morris - 2016

Theatre

The Commander - We Are Stronger Together - Dramatic Moose Productions - Savoy Theatre, Tonyrefail - 2019 (Watch Here) 

Frank Heller - Rehearsal for Murder - Penarth Operatic & Dramatic Society - Paget Rooms, Penarth - 2017

God - The Universe plc - Self-Produced - Chapter Arts Centre - 2016

Dr Forrest - The Railway Children - Penarth Operatic & Dramatic Society - Paget Rooms, Penarth - 2015

Widow Twankey - Aladdin (Pantomime) - St. Peter’s Players - St. Peter's Hall, Cardiff -  2014

Ugly Sister (Euthanasia) - Cinderella (Pantomime) - St. Peter’s Players - St. Peter's Hall, Cardiff -  2013

Judge Hathorne - The Crucible - Helen Tolson (UCLAN) - 2008

Alonzo - Come Forth People of the City, Under the Cover of Night - Ikebana Performance - Manchester City Hall - 2007

Training

BA Acting - University of Central Lancashire

 

Acting for the Camera - Phillip Wood

 

Stage Combat Training - Andy Blake

 

Directing/Producing Credits

Television / Web Series

Producer - Deliver Us From GEE (Strange Tales) - Dramatic Moose / Watchers Productions - 2020 (Watch Here)

Director - Brand New Beginnings (Strange Tales)Dramatic Moose / Watchers Productions - 2019 (Watch Here)

Theatre

Director - We Are Stronger Together - Dramatic Moose Productions - 2019 (Watch Here) 

Director - Abandoned - Dramatic Moose Productions - Little Man Coffee Company - 2018 (Watch Here)

Director - The Universe plc - Self-Produced - 2016

Radio Plays

Director/Producer - All I Want For Christmas - Dramatic Moose Productions - 2020 - (Watch Here)

Producer - A Christmas Carol – Dramatic Moose/ Valiant Films / Watchers Productions - 2020 - (Watch Here)

Producer - Dramatic Voices - YouTube