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Music Theatre International Nabs Licensing Rights to MATILDA THE MUSICALMusic 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 its 1500th performance and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the special day. Check out photos below! (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...)
BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE BITE with Katie Lynch and MATILDA's Lesli Margherita!BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE BITE with Katie Lynch and MATILDA's Lesli Margherita!
by BroadwayWorld TV - November 10, 2016

In Backstage Bite with Katie Lynch, come into Katie's kitchen with some of Broadway's brightest as they eat, drink and merrily mix it up. See your favorite stars out of their element as they whip up dishes inspired by their Broadway show. Watch what happens when these actors trade belting for baking! Today, we are excited to bring you the latest episode, featuring MATILDA star Lesli Margherita! (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 6, 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...)
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 4, 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 1, 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 MargheritaBWW 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 street to The Helen Hayes to star as uber- diva Mona Kent in the Broadway premiere of Randy Skinner's Dames at Sea.   (more...)
MATILDA Alums Jennifer Blood & John Sanders Will Rejoin Broadway CompanyMATILDA Alums Jennifer Blood & John Sanders Will Rejoin Broadway Company
by BWW News Desk - September 1, 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 Winter19 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...)
Original Mrs. Wormwood Lesli Margherita Will Return to MATILDA This SeptemberOriginal Mrs. Wormwood Lesli Margherita Will Return to MATILDA This September
by BWW News Desk - August 8, 2016

Lesli Margherita, Broadway's original Mrs. Wormwood, returns to MATILDA THE MUSICAL at the Shubert Theatre beginning September 6, 2016. (more...)
BWW TV: MATILDA Kids Get Naughty at Broadway in Bryant Park!BWW TV: MATILDA Kids Get Naughty at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - July 10, 2016

The best of Broadway will be performing FREE on six consecutive Thursdays this summer with '106.7 LITE FM's Broadway in Bryant Park 2016' - a lunchtime series that just kicked off today, July 7 on the Bryant Park Stage. Hosted by LITE FM's on-air personalities, the 16th annual presentation of open-air, On- and Off- Broadway lunch hour performances will run through Thursday, August 11. (more...)
BWW TV: The Kids of MATILDA Trade the Shubert Theatre for Shubert Alley!BWW TV: The Kids of MATILDA Trade the Shubert Theatre for Shubert Alley!
by BroadwayWorld TV - June 8, 2016

STARS IN THE ALLEY, presented by United Airlines, took place just last week in Shubert Alley. Hosted by Tony nominee Sean Hayes and Mo Rocca, Broadway's best once again turned out for the annual performance - including the company of MATILDA, who performed 'When I Grow Up'! (more...)
Film Version of MATILDA Musical to Hit Theaters in 2018? May Feature New Music from MinchinFilm Version of MATILDA Musical to Hit Theaters in 2018? May Feature New Music from Minchin
by TV News Desk - June 6, 2016

A schoolroom full of MATILDA's 'Revolting Children' may hit movie theaters as early as 2018 according to the show's composer, Tim Minchin. (more...)
ON THE SCENE with Randy Rainbow: Catching Up with MATILDA's Little Leading Ladies!ON THE SCENE with Randy Rainbow: Catching Up with MATILDA's Little Leading Ladies!
by Randy Rainbow - June 4, 2016

As they explain to Randy Rainbow, 'bigger isn't better.' The three leading ladies of Broadway's MATILDA (the adorable Ava Briglia, Willow McCarthy, and Aviva Winick) may be small, but they've got enough spunk to carry the show night after night at the Shubert Theatre. So what does it take to be Broadway's tiniest leading lady? Find out below!  (more...)
BWW Review: CLO Kicks Off Season with MATILDABWW Review: CLO Kicks Off Season with MATILDA
by Dylan Shaffer - June 3, 2016

A British encounter of a younger kind is sweeping the stage on 7th Street in downtown Pittsburgh. Matilda, the Broadway and West End hit musical about a superlative young girl with extraordinary knowledge and wit, opens the Pittsburgh CLO's summer season at the Benedum Center. (more...)
BWW TV: The Matildas Learn How To... Bake Cookies!BWW TV: The Matildas Learn How To... Bake Cookies!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 10, 2016

What will the three leading ladies of Broadway's MATILDA tackle next? Below, watch as the adorable Ava Briglia, Willow McCarthy, and Aviva Winick get baking at Schmackary's. (more...)
BWW TV: The Matildas Learn How To... Fly Trapeze!BWW TV: The Matildas Learn How To... Fly Trapeze!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 2, 2016

What will the three leading ladies of Broadway's MATILDA tackle next? Below, watch as the adorable Ava Briglia, Willow McCarthy, and Aviva Winick take on the trapeze! (more...)
BWW TV: The MATILDA Girls Learn to Flip at Chelsea Piers!BWW TV: The MATILDA Girls Learn to Flip at Chelsea Piers!
by BroadwayWorld TV - April 26, 2016

The three leading ladies of Broadway's MATILDA just got their tumble on at Chelsea Piers, where they got a lesson in gymnastics. Below, watch as the adorable Ava Briglia, Willow McCarthy, and Aviva Winick practice their new moves! (more...)
Breaking News: MATILDA Will Take Final Broadway Bow in 2017Breaking News: MATILDA Will Take Final Broadway Bow in 2017
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2016

The Tony Award® winning MATILDA THE MUSICAL will close on January 1, 2017, it was announced today. By then, it will have played 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). MATILDA THE MUSICAL has paid back its $16 million investment on Broadway, making the show a rare hit simultaneously on Broadway and in London's West End. (more...)
BWW TV: Dancing Maggots! Broadway's MATILDA Stars Learn To MamboBWW TV: Dancing Maggots! Broadway's MATILDA Stars Learn To Mambo
by Michael Dale - April 14, 2016

'Children are Maggots!' says the nasty headmistress Miss Trunchbull in the internationally acclaimed musical MATILDA. (more...)
Photo Coverage: The Maggots of MATILDA Celebrate 3 Years on Broadway!Photo Coverage: The Maggots of MATILDA Celebrate 3 Years on Broadway!
by Jennifer Broski - April 11, 2016

A feisty little girl is still bringing audiences to their feet at the Shubert Theatre every night. Matilda the Musical, based on the beloved novel by best-selling author Roald Dahl, just reached a Broadway milestone yesterday, celebrating its third anniversary. The company marked the special day with a party at NYC's Bowlmor and BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the big night below! (more...)
BWW TV: The KID CRITICS Channel Their Inner Maggots at MATILDABWW TV: The KID CRITICS Channel Their Inner Maggots at MATILDA
by BroadwayWorld TV - April 7, 2016

It's not hard to stumble across an excess of reviews for any given Broadway show these days, but there is a group of theatregoers that is wildly underrepresented when it comes to opinions on Broadway- kids! BroadwayWorld continues our new series, KID CRITICS, which gives parents and children alike a kid's perspective on Broadway's hottest shows. 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...)
Photo Flash: Tinkerbelle the Dog Officially Becomes a Maggot at MATILDA!Photo Flash: Tinkerbelle the Dog Officially Becomes a Maggot at MATILDA!
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2016

Tinkerbelle the Dog became an official MAGGOT at Matilda on Broadway, complete with her own personalized Matilda School Uniform from the wardrobe department! Check out the photos here! (more...)

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