BWW TV: MATILDA Fans Unite for a 'Revolting Children' Lip Sync Video!
by BroadwayWorld TV - March 2, 2016
Matilda The Musical is eligible for the Magic Radio Audience Award at the 2016 Olivier Awards. To encourage the public to vote - fans have dug out their inner Matilda to help create the Lip Sync trailer below! (more...)
West End's MATILDA to Offer Third Relaxed Performance in June
by BWW News Desk - February 8, 2016
Following the sold-out success of the first two relaxed performances of Matilda the Musical in 2014 and 2015, the Royal Shakespeare Company will present a third relaxed performance at the Cambridge Theatre on Sunday 12th June at 3pm. This will be the seventh performance that the Royal Shakespeare Company has staged to date. The National Autistic Society and Mousetrap Theatre Projects will again work closely with the RSC, offering full access to the theatre for people with autism and learning disabilities. (more...)
West End's MATILDA Will Welcome New Children to Cast
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2016
Now in its fifth year in London's West End, the Royal Shakespeare Company's award-winning production of Matilda the Musical has announced that Zaris-Angel Hator, Clara Read and Emily-May Stephenson are to join Evie Hone in the title role from 15 March 2016. (more...)
Michael Begley, Miria Parvin and Rebecca Thornhill Join West End's MATILDA
by BWW News Desk - July 20, 2015
Evie Hone and Lizzie Wells will join Anna-Louise Knight and Lara McDonnell in the title role of the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical from Tuesday 15 September 2015. Joining the four actresses will be Michael Begley (Mr Wormwood), Miria Parvin (Miss Honey) and Rebecca Thornhill (Mrs Wormwood). Craige Els will continue in the role of Miss Trunchbull. (more...)
MATILDA Partners with Radisson Blu Edwardian, London for New Show Packages
by BWW News Desk - July 3, 2015
In celebration of the new partnership between the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Matilda the Musical and Radisson Blu Edwardian, London, members of the cast of the award-winning musical were photographed today enjoying the new official Matilda the Musical Afternoon Tea. (more...)
BWW TV: MATILDA's Leading Ladies Detail What They Would Do If Elected Prime Minister
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 6, 2015
As Britain prepares to go to the polls, Lara McDonnell, Anna-Louise Knight, Matilda Shapland and Violet Tucker discuss what they would do if they were Prime Minister. The four girls share the title role in the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical which is now booking through to 29 May 2016. (more...)
New Pic - Minchin and Warchus With The MATILDA Girls!
by BWW News Desk - March 16, 2015
Anna-Louise Knight and Lara McDonnell will join Matilda Shapland and Violet Tucker in the title role of the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical from 17 March 2015. (more...)
MATILDA Heading to the Big Screen; Tony Winner Dennis Kelly to Pen Screenplay
by Movies News Desk - November 15, 2013
According to the UK's Daily Mail, the Tony-nominated Broadway musical MATILDA is heading for a big screen adaptation, hitting theaters sometime in 2019. (more...)
MATILDA To Open Broadcast of BBC Children In Need!
by BWW News Desk - November 13, 2013
The cast of the Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical will kick off the annual BBC Children in Need 2013 Appeal Night broadcast on Friday 15th November from 7:30pm on BBC One. As previously announced, Sir Terry Wogan, Tess Daly, Fearne Cotton, Zoe Ball and Nick Grimshaw will play host to some of the biggest names in music, comedy and entertainment including One Direction, Doctor Who, Harry Hill, and cast of Call The Midwife. (more...)
Craig Bierko and Jill Paice Join Broadway's MATILDA Today
by BWW News Desk - September 3, 2013
The Tony Award winning Matilda the Musical welcomes today, September 3, Craig Bierko and Jill Paice to the company as Miss Trunchbull and Miss Honey, respectively. Bertie Carvel and Lauren Ward played their final performances in those roles on September 1. (more...)
Lisa Davina Phillip, James Clyde, Josh Wyatt & More to Join West End's MATILDA, Begin. 3 Sept.
by BWW News Desk - August 1, 2013
From 3 September 2013, James Clyde will join the adult company in London as Mr Wormwood, Lisa Davina Phillip as Mrs Phelps and Joshua Wyatt as Michael Wormwood. As previously announced, they will join Olivier Award nominated Canadian actor Alex Gaumond in the role of Miss Trunchbull and Kay Murphy as Mrs Wormwood. (more...)
Breaking News: Craig Bierko and Jill Paice to Join MATILDA on September 3
by BWW News Desk - August 1, 2013
Producers of the Tony Award winning Matilda the Musical announced today that Craig Bierko and Jill Paice will join the company as Miss Trunchbull and Miss Honey, respectively, on September 3. Bertie Carvel and Lauren Ward will play their final performances in those roles on September 1. (more...)
VIDEO: MATILDA Stars Perform 'Naughty' on LIVE
by TV News Desk - July 26, 2013
This morning on 'LIVE with Kelly and Michael,' the four young actresses who share the lead in Matilda the Musical performed 'Naughty' all together, for the first time in the United States. Check out the appearance below! (more...)
Photo Flash: Four Young Stars of MATILDA Visit 'Live'
by TV News Desk - July 26, 2013
On this morning "LIVE with Kelly and Michael," the four young actresses who share the lead in Matilda the Musical performed the song "Naughty" all together, for the first time in the United States. Check out photos from the appearance below! (more...)
Photo Flash: MATILDA's Gabriel Ebert Visits Broadway Artists Alliance
by BWW News Desk - July 25, 2013
Tony Award winner Gabriel Ebert visited students at Broadway Artists Alliance Alumni Session to share his journey from young actor to Tony Award Winner. Earlier this year, Ebert won the 2013 Tony Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Musical for his portrayal of Mr. Wormwood in Matilda the Musical. Scroll down for photos from the event! (more...)
Liza Minnelli Attends West End MATILDA
by Pat Cerasaro - July 17, 2013
Broadway/Hollywood icon Liza Minnelli attended a performance of West End hit MATILDA this week and a picture of the EGOT-winning triple-threat legend with the cast of the multi-Olivier-winning musical onstage has appeared. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: West End's MATILDA Cast Celebrates 25 Years of Roald Dahl's Book!
by Stage Tube - June 28, 2013
In the video below, the West End cast of the Matilda the Musical takes part in the celebrations for the 25th anniversary of Roald Dahl's creation, Matilda, featuring Pass the Parcel and a surprise finale for the cast on stage. Puffin have published a large format colour edition of Matilda earlier this year to join the celebrations. Watch to the end to find out what happens! (more...)
BWW Interviews: TOP HAT's Alex Gaumond - About Canada Day & MATILDA!
by Carrie Dunn - June 28, 2013
He may be Canadian - but he's an adopted Londoner currently playing an Italian in Top Hat, so we thought it was about time we caught up with him to find out what this is all about... (more...)
STAGE TUBE: MATILDA's Cristina Fray Performs 'Naughty' at WEST END LIVE 2013!
by Stage Tube - June 23, 2013
The annual festival West End LIVE - organised by Westminster City Council and the Society of London Theatre, in association with MasterCard - returned to Trafalgar Square yesterday, 22nd June and continues today, 23rd June 2013, for a weekend of free entertainment from some of London's top theatre productions and performers. Watch MATILDA's Cristina Fray perform 'Naughty' below! (more...)
MATILDA THE MUSICAL Cast to Perform on THE LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN, 6/11
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2013
Matilda the Musical will perform on 'The Late Show with David Letterman' tomorrow night Tuesday June 11. Matilda the Musical opened to rapturous reviews in April and has received four Tony Awards, the Best Musical award from the New York Drama Critics Circle, and five Drama Desk Awards including Best Musical. Each of the four girls who share the title role (Sophia Gennusa, Oona Laurence, Bailey Ryon and Milly Shapiro) received a Tony Honor for Excellence in the Theater. 'The Late Show' airs on CBS at 11:35 PM, (Channel 2 in New York). (more...)