Matt Nelson (Sound & Lighting Design)

Matt originates and spent his childhood in the south-east of England, but left to study in Edinburgh where he completed a BA in Stage Management & Theatre Production at Queen Margaret University College, graduating in 1999.

After graduating, Matt spent the following years working for various technical companies in and around Edinburgh, participating in the yearly Edinburgh Fringe, numerous events and installations including going so far as northern France where he participated in the installation of new attractions during the expansion of Disneyland Paris in the early 2000s.

Since coming to Canada, Matt has participated in various events, including the Victoria Fringe, before changing careers and starting his own electrical contracting business.

Matt is pleased and excited to be able to step into the role of Technical Instructor and looks forward greatly to developing the program.