Roald Dahl’s Matilda — The Musical

Cambridge Theatre, Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London51.513636 -0.126403
Box Office:
0207 494 5080

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
7 PM (Tue-Fri); 7.30 PM (Sat)
2.30 PM matinees (Wed, Sat); 3 PM matinee (Sun)
Running time:
2 hours 35 mins, with 20 min interval
Tickets & Cost:
£20 to £122.50, from
Note: This show is suitable for childen aged 6 and over

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Director: Matthew Warchus; Written by: Roald Dahl, Dennis Kelly; Cast: (the cast may change on different dates) Keisha Amponsa Banson, Richard Astbury, Gina Beck, Marianne Benedict, David Birch, Lara Denning, Tom Edden, Maria Graciano, Karina Hind, Peter Houston, Katie Lee, Kris Manuel, Fergal Mcgoff, Bryan Mottram, Tom Muggeridge, Emma Robotham-Hunt, David Shannon, Simon Shorten, Biancha Szynal, Vicki Lee Taylor, Callum Train, Robert Tregoning; Music and lyrics: Tim Minchin

Roald Dahl's much-loved children's story Matilda has been re-worked into a phenomenally successful musical which has picked up over fifty major international awards since its opening, including twelve for Best Musical.

If you can still remember what it was like to be told off by grown-ups when you were a little kid, then this is the show for you, because Matilda is going through exactly the same thing.

She's blessed with an amazing imagination, but her mum and dad just think she's a nuisance -- they are more interested in watching the TV and dancing. And her terrifying headmistress is no help either -- all she does is go around scaring the pupils.

But then Matilda discovers that she has a very special power, and decides to teach the grown-ups a lesson... Uh-oh!

Guardian★★★★★ – "An evening of unadulterated bliss" Evening Standard★★★★★ – "The quest for a great new musical is over" Daily Express★★★★★ – "An absolute cracker of a show, bursting with dynamism, fizzing with verve" Sunday Times★★★★★ – "Easily the standout musical of the decade"


 Guest – “What time does show finish on TUES night please”

Admin – “It starts at 7 and has a running time of 2 hours and 35 minutes, including the interval”

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