Matilda - London

Roald Dahl's classic children's book comes to the West End stage.

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Cambridge Theatre Earlham Street
London, UK WC2H 9HU


Monday DARK  
Tuesday 7:00PM  
Wednesday 2:30PM 7:30PM
Thursday 7:30PM  
Friday 7:30PM  
Saturday 2:30PM 8:00PM
Sunday 3:00PM  
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Important Dates

On Sale jun 08, 2011
Preview oct 18, 2011


2hrs. 40mins. (1 Intermission)


Based on Roald Dahl’s classic children’s book of the same name, Matilda follows Matilda Wormwood, a bright little girl who immerses herself in books. Matilda is discarded and belittled by her dimwitted parents—her father insists on calling her a boy and harps on her “stupidity” for preferring reading to watching the telly—and her hostile headmistress, the outrageous and wicked Miss Trunchbull. Reclusive, but with an ever-growing imagination and sharp mind, and with a caring protector in her teacher Miss Honey, Matilda dreams of a better life, daring to take a stand against unjust forces and to grasp her destiny in her own, tiny hands.

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What Is Matilda Like?
Matilda features a score by Australian musician/comedian Tim Minchin and a darkly comical yet compassionate book by Dennis Kelly. Rob Howell’s scrabble-tile explosion of a set, playfully and colorfully lit by Hugh Vanstone, is the visual counterpart of Dahl’s creative genius spilling into the theater. Director ...

Matilda Cast & Creative

  • Matilda (alternating performances) Lily-Mae Evans, Kitty Peterkin, Savannah Read and Emma Moore
  • Miss Trunchbull David Shannon
  • Miss Honey Gina Beck
  • Mr. Wormwood Tom Edden
  • Mrs. Wormwood Marianne Benedict
  • Music and Lyrics Tim Minchin
  • Book Denis Kelly
  • Director Matthew Warchus
  • Choreographer Peter Darling
  • Set and Costume Designer Rob Howell
  • Lighting Designer Hugh Vanstone
  • Sound Designer Simon Baker


Cambridge Theatre
Earlham Street London, UK

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Matilda – London

Roald Dahl's classic children's book comes to the West End stage.

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