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VIDEO: Little is Unstoppable with MATILDA at West End Live VIDEO: Little is Unstoppable with MATILDA at West End Live
by Stage Tube - June 25, 2017

The West End's free outdoor extravaganza West End Live 2017 comes to a close today. Matilda's little star packs a big punch, check out the performance below!... (more...)
BWW Review: MATILDA THE MUSICAL is Family Fun in San Antonio BWW Review: MATILDA THE MUSICAL is Family Fun in San Antonio
by Kathy Strain - June 08, 2017

Matilda is a beloved story written by Roald Dahl and enjoyed by children all over the world. It's hugely popular story led Dennis Kelly to adapt the story and Tim Minchin to pen the music and lyrics for MATILDA THE MUSICAL. As it first premiered in in UK in 2010, MATILDA THE MUSICAL made its way to ... (more...)
BWW Interview: Darcy Stewart as Mrs. Wormwood in MATILDA THE MUSICAL on Tour BWW Interview: Darcy Stewart as Mrs. Wormwood in MATILDA THE MUSICAL on Tour
by Kathy Strain - May 30, 2017

Have you ever looked back on your childhood and wished you could do things differently? Have you known people who had less than perfect childhoods? Bullying and parental neglect are just part of poor Matilda's young life as she tries to find her way. MATILDA THE MUSICAL is a family-fun show and is c... (more...)
MATILDA THE MUSICAL Visits Manchester As Part Of Newly Announced UK And Ireland Tour MATILDA THE MUSICAL Visits Manchester As Part Of Newly Announced UK And Ireland Tour
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2017

Today, the Royal Shakespeare Company announces that its multi award-winning production of Matilda The Musical will embark on a UK and Ireland tour in 2018-2019 which includes a 10-week run at Manchester Palace Theatre from Mon 18 September - Fri 24 November 2018.... (more...)
The Royal Shakespeare Company Announces MATILDA THE MUSICAL UK and Ireland Tour The Royal Shakespeare Company Announces MATILDA THE MUSICAL UK and Ireland Tour
by BWW News Desk - April 11, 2017

???????Today, the Royal Shakespeare Company announces that its multi award-winning production of Matilda The Musical will embark on a UK and Ireland tour in 2018-2019.... (more...)
BWW Interview: Darcy Stewart, Matt Harrington of MATILDA THE MUSICAL at Fox Theatre-'Not all heroes wear capes.' BWW Interview: Darcy Stewart, Matt Harrington of MATILDA THE MUSICAL at Fox Theatre-'Not all heroes wear capes.'
by Courtnee Miles - April 02, 2017

"Passionate, inspiring, witty, dark, and playful" are words actress Darcy Stewart uses to describe MATILDA THE MUSICAL, which is coming to Atlanta's Fox Theatre on April 18-23, 2017. Stewart plays Mrs. Wormwood, an antagonist who is obsessed with salsa dancing. In the number "Loud" she gets shows of... (more...)
19 Matildas Come Together for 'MATILDAPALOOZA' at Feinstein's/54 Below Tonight 19 Matildas Come Together for 'MATILDAPALOOZA' at Feinstein's/54 Below Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 06, 2017

MATILDAPALOOZA: A REUNION OF BROADWAY'S MATILDAS comes to Feinstein's/54 Below tonight.... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Watch MATILDA's Final Broadway Curtain Call and Closing Speech! STAGE TUBE: Watch MATILDA's Final Broadway Curtain Call and Closing Speech!
by Stage Tube - January 02, 2017

MATILDA THE MUSICAL took its final bow on Broadway this weekend and we've got footage of the cast taking their final curtain call - plus their final speeches - at the beloved show.... (more...)
MATILDA Announces 2017 North American Tour Dates MATILDA Announces 2017 North American Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - December 21, 2016

TIME Magazine's #1 Show of the Year, MATILDA THE MUSICAL, announced today the 2017 North American tour dates after a twice-extended six-month sit-down production in Toronto's Ed Mirvish Theatre, which concludes its highly successful run on January 7, 2017.... (more...)
Be A Little Bit Naughty On Last Time: Flashback to MATILDA'S Magical Broadway Run! Be A Little Bit Naughty On Last Time: Flashback to MATILDA'S Magical Broadway Run!
by Nora Dominick - January 01, 2017

Before we bid farewell to Matilda BroadwayWorld has rounded up some of our favorite videos from its magical and hilarious run. Check them out below!... (more...)
Music Theatre International Nabs Licensing Rights to MATILDA THE MUSICAL Music Theatre International Nabs Licensing Rights to MATILDA THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - November 30, 2016

Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) has secured licensing rights to the worldwide smash hit, Matilda the Musical, based on Roald Dahl's novel Matilda.... (more...)
Photo Coverage: MATILDA Celebrates 1500 Performances on Broadway! Photo Coverage: MATILDA Celebrates 1500 Performances on Broadway!
by Walter McBride - November 17, 2016

The Tony Award® winning Matilda the Musical will close on January 1, 2017, after playing 37 previews, 1,555 regular performances, and one Actors Fund performance. The production opened on April 11, 2013 (previews began March 4) at the Shubert Theatre (225 West 44th Street). The show just celebrated ... (more...)
MATILDA THE MUSICAL Leaves Melbourne On A High MATILDA THE MUSICAL Leaves Melbourne On A High
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2016

The Royal Shakespeare Company's Australian Production of Matilda The Musical will finish its triumphant Melbourne season this evening, having enjoyed sold-out houses since opening at the Princess Theatre in March this year.... (more...)
BWW TV: The Kid Critics Weigh in on the Miracle of MATILDA! BWW TV: The Kid Critics Weigh in on the Miracle of MATILDA!
by BroadwayWorld TV - November 06, 2016

We are continuing the series with Tai (9), Isabella (11), and Charles (8), who just stopped by the Shubert Theatre to check out MATILDA. Curious of what they thought about the show? Find out below!... (more...)
Broadway Robbery: Ten Shows That Should Have Won the Tony But Didn't- from CHICAGO to MATILDA! Broadway Robbery: Ten Shows That Should Have Won the Tony But Didn't- from CHICAGO to MATILDA!
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2016

They say that hindsight is 20/20, and in the case of Broadway, time has certainly illuminated some of the injustices of Tonys past. True, sometimes it takes years for art to truly be understood and appreciated, but theatre fans are well aware that it doesn't necessarily take that long to recognize s... (more...)
The Miracle of MATILDA: Revolting Around the World! The Miracle of MATILDA: Revolting Around the World!
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2016

While the Broadway production is entering its final months, there is still time to catch MATILDA elsewhere, with West End, Australian and US touring productions still going strong. Below, we're bringing you some highlights from the show's production history around the world!... (more...)
The Miracle of MATILDA: Learn What Shows the Creators Are Bringing to Broadway Next! The Miracle of MATILDA: Learn What Shows the Creators Are Bringing to Broadway Next!
by BWW News Desk - November 09, 2016

A perfect storm of creators came together to create the show, and as BroadwayWorld prepares to say goodbye to this beautiful production, we're revisiting their work and recapping what they've been up to since 2013.... (more...)
The Miracle of MATILDA: Rewind to 2013 and Remember the Broadway Reviews! The Miracle of MATILDA: Rewind to 2013 and Remember the Broadway Reviews!
by BWW News Desk - November 12, 2016

As BroadwayWorld prepares to say goodbye to this beautiful production, we're rewinding to 2013 to take a look back at the show's remarkable reviews!... (more...)
MATILDA EL MUSICAL llegará a Argentina en 2017 MATILDA EL MUSICAL llegará a Argentina en 2017
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - October 13, 2016

La web MUSICAL BAIRES ha revelado que la productora de exito Cris Morena, que ya llevo al escenario producciones como CHIQUITITAS, JUGATE CONMIGO, REBELDE WAY, FLORICIENTA o EL DESPERTAR DE PRIMAVERA, llevara a Buenos Aires MATILDA EL MUSICAL en 2017.... (more...)
The Miracle of MATILDA: Revisit the Show's Most Picture-Perfect Poses in Its Final Months! The Miracle of MATILDA: Revisit the Show's Most Picture-Perfect Poses in Its Final Months!
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2016

As BroadwayWorld prepares to say goodbye to MATILDA we look back at some of our favorite photos from their run!... (more...)
The Miracle of MATILDA: Relive the Show's Greatest Moments in Its Final Months! The Miracle of MATILDA: Relive the Show's Greatest Moments in Its Final Months!
by BWW News Desk - November 01, 2016

As BroadwayWorld prepares to say goodbye MATILDA we look back at some of our favorite moments!... (more...)
BWW Interview: Talking Sparkle Shoes and Stamina with MATILDA's Mother of the Year, Lesli Margherita BWW Interview: Talking Sparkle Shoes and Stamina with MATILDA's Mother of the Year, Lesli Margherita
by Alexa Criscitiello - September 17, 2016

Lesli Margherita is an Olivier Award winner for her West End debut as Inez in Zorro the Musical. After over 1000 performances getting 'Loud' in Matilda the Musical as the villainous Mrs. Wormwood, a role she originated on Broadway, Lesli bid farewell to the grounds of Crunchem Hall and crossed the s... (more...)
MATILDA Alums Jennifer Blood & John Sanders Will Rejoin Broadway Company MATILDA Alums Jennifer Blood & John Sanders Will Rejoin Broadway Company
by BWW News Desk - September 01, 2016

Two alumni of Matilda's Broadway company and national tour will join the Broadway company this month.... (more...)
Watch Lesli Margherita Rehearse for Her MATILDA Return! Watch Lesli Margherita Rehearse for Her MATILDA Return!
by BWW News Desk - August 30, 2016

Lesli Margherita, Broadway's original Mrs. Wormwood, returns to MATILDA THE MUSICAL at the Shubert Theatre beginning September 6, 2016.... (more...)
19 Matildas Coming Together for 'MATILDAPALOOZA' at Feinstein's/54 Below This Winter 19 Matildas Coming Together for 'MATILDAPALOOZA' at Feinstein's/54 Below This Winter
by BWW News Desk - August 12, 2016

MATILDAPALOOZA: A REUNION OF BROADWAY'S MATILDAS is coming to Feinstein's/54 Below this winter.... (more...)