MATTHEW NGUYEN

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Matthew is a Brisbane based dancer and began his training at the Southern Academy of Dance and Mad Dance House at the age of 16. In 2013, Matthew graduated from QUT (Queensland University of Technology) with a Bachelor of Fine Arts majoring in Dance Performance.

During his time at QUT Matthew has had the opportunity to work extensively with renowned contemporary dance choreographers. His QUT credits include Twelve Ascensions by Daniel Riley McKinley, 4MvtF by Graeme Collins, Traces by Lisa Wilson, Momentaan by Csaba Buday, Waiting Room by Jane Pirani, and Eve Of Feasting by Richard Causer and Rhiannon McClean.

Matthew has also been fortunate enough to work with independent choreographer Claire Marshall in the work Video Set, dance film Vault, and Darren Hayes music video Black Out The Sun.

 Prior to his dance training, he performed as a pit orchestra musician for musicals Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and Jesus Christ Superstar at QPAC.

For television he has appeared in SLiDE (Fox 8) and Terra Nova (Channel 10).