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MATTHEW WILLIAMS

MATTHEW, KNOWN TO ALL AS WILLS, TRAINED AT CLWYD THEATR CYMRU AND THE SCHOOL OF SOUND RECORDING, MANCHESTER.

CURRENTLY DEPUTY HEAD OF SOUND AT CLWYD THEATR CYMRU, UNDER THE ARTISTIC DIRECTION OF TERRY HANDS, WILLS HAS BEEN SOUND DESIGNER FOR AROUND 80 PRODUCTIONS FOR CLWYD THEATR CYMRU AND VARIOUS OTHER COMPANIES, WITH DESIGNS IN HOUSE, UK TOURS, LONDON AND NEW YORK. IN ADDITION TO THEATRE SOUND DESIGN, FILM SOUND CREDITS INCLUDE THE DOCUMENTARY, I TOLD YOU I WAS ILL: THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF SPIKE MILLIGAN AND RECORDING CREDITS FOR COLIN TOWNS AND MANY RADIO ADVERT VOICE OVER RECORDINGS

WILLS WAS A CO FOUNDER OF LIVERPOOL BASED RECORD LABEL SPANK RECORDS, WORKING WITH VARIOUS BANDS INCLUDING ANTIPRODUCT, THE RELATIVES AND THE QUIREBOYS. OTHER WORK INCLUDES AROUND 20 RELEASES BY THE DOGS D'AMOUR AND THEIR VOCALIST, TYLA, AS ENGINEER, PRODUCER, MASTERING ENGINEER AND VIDEO EDITOR. WILLS HAS ALSO WORKED WITH A NUMBER OF INDEPENDENT RECORD LABELS INCLUDING KING OUTLAW, CARGO, STONE ME RECORDS AND CHANGES ONE. OTHER RELEASES INCLUDE THREE ALBUMS BY VARIOUS MALE VOICE CHOIRS AND TWO ALBUMS OF ORIGINAL CAST RECORDINGS FOR SHOWS AT CLWYD THEATR CYMRU. RANDOMLY, WILLS IS ALSO A CO OWNER OF A NORTH WALES BASED DANCE SCHOOL.

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GHOSTS

BY HENRIK IBSEN IN A NEW ADAPTATION BY MIKE POULTON
PERFORMED AT CLWYD THEATR CYMRU, 25TH SEPTEMBER - 18TH OCTOBER 2014

DIRECTOR: EMMA LUCIA

DESIGN: SIMON KENNY

LIGHTING: NICK BEADLE

COMPOSER: COLIN TOWNS

SOUND DESIGN: MATTHEW WILLIAMS

CAST: SIMON DUTTON, OWAIN GWYNN, SIAN HOWARD, MICHELLE LUTHER, LLION WILLIAMS

WITH THANKS TO COLIN TOWNS FOR THE USE OF THE MUSIC AND MICHELLE LUTHER FOR THE VOICES.