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BWW INTERVIEW: As MATILDA THE MUSICAL Finishes Up In Sydney, The Cast Chats To BWW Before They Head To MelbourneBWW INTERVIEW: As MATILDA THE MUSICAL Finishes Up In Sydney, The Cast Chats To BWW Before They Head To Melbourne
by Jade Kops - February 8, 2016

The time has come for MATILDA THE MUSICAL to move south and share the joy and magic with Melbourne. BroadwayWorld.com-Sydney took this opportunity to chat to some of the adult cast before they leave the Lyric Theatre. (more...)
Exclusive Photo Coverage: The MATILDA Kids Celebrate Christmas with Carols For A Cure!Exclusive Photo Coverage: The MATILDA Kids Celebrate Christmas with Carols For A Cure!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - December 26, 2015

Christmas might be over, but that doesn't mean it's too late for 'Broadway's Carols for a Cure, Volume 17'! This 2-disc, annual CD of original and traditional holiday music features stars and casts from the current Broadway line-up, and benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA), one of the nation's leading industry-based, nonprofit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organizations. 'Broadway's Carols for a Cure, Volume 17' can be ordered for only $25 through BC/EFA at broadwaycares.org or by calling (212) 840-0770 x238 Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. EST. Volumes from previous seasons are available, too. (more...)
BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE WITH RICHARD RIDGE- MATILDA's Christopher Sieber!BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE WITH RICHARD RIDGE- MATILDA's Christopher Sieber!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - November 8, 2015

Welcome to BWW's exclusive talk show, BACKSTAGE WITH Richard Ridge. Follow Richard as he visits the theater's best and brightest in their dressing rooms, on their stages and at their favorite hang outs to talk about their lives, careers and all of the things you don't know, but want to know. In the special interview below, Richard welcomes current star of MATILDA, Christopher Sieber. Watch as they discuss how things are going at the Shubert Theatre, how he has injured himself during almost every Broadway gig, and so much more! (more...)
AKA NYC's MATILDA THE MUSICAL Campaign Honored at 2015 Davey AwardsAKA NYC's MATILDA THE MUSICAL Campaign Honored at 2015 Davey Awards
by BWW News Desk - November 4, 2015

AKA NYC's exuberant television campaign for Matilda the Musical translated into a big night at the 2015 International Davey Awards. (more...)
MATILDA Will Launch Digital Lottery Tomorrow!MATILDA Will Launch Digital Lottery Tomorrow!
by BWW News Desk - October 26, 2015

Matilda The Musical will launch a digital lottery on October 27, offering a limited number of $32 seats each day via MatildaLottery.com. Entries can be submitted the day of the preferred performance, by 11am for matinees or by 3pm for evening performances. Entrants may choose to be notified of winning via email or text, and winners may claim up to two tickets, which will be held for purchase at the box office. (more...)
MATILDA to Play Shea's Buffalo Theatre This NovemberMATILDA to Play Shea's Buffalo Theatre This November
by BWW News Desk - October 9, 2015

The First National Tour of MATILDA THE MUSICAL, presented by Shea's Performing Arts Center and Albert Nocciolino, premieres at Shea's Buffalo Theatre November 3-8.  Produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company and The Dodgers, the First National Tour of MATILDA THE MUSICAL will play at Shea's Buffalo Theatre, November 3-8. (more...)
VIDEO:  MATILDA Kids Sing 'When I Grow Up' at The Broadway Flea MarketVIDEO: MATILDA Kids Sing 'When I Grow Up' at The Broadway Flea Market
by Michael Dale - September 30, 2015

An impromptu, a cappella performance of "When I Grow Up" sung by the kids of the smash hit, MATILDA (more...)
Photo Coverage: Tim Minchin Celebrates MATILDA'S 1000th Performance at the Piano!Photo Coverage: Tim Minchin Celebrates MATILDA'S 1000th Performance at the Piano!
by Jennifer Broski - September 25, 2015

 MATILDA just celebrated its 1000th performance with who else, but creator Tim Minchin, for a special conversation at New World Stages. At the special event, Jessica Shaw of EW moderated a Q&A and Minchin performed a few Matilda tunes at the piano. BroadwayWorld was there for the special night and you can check out photos below! (more...)
Natalie Venetia Belcon, Rick Holmes, Amy Spanger & Allison Case Join Company of MATILDA Tonight!Natalie Venetia Belcon, Rick Holmes, Amy Spanger & Allison Case Join Company of MATILDA Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - September 8, 2015

Beginning September 8, the Tony Award-winning Broadway hit MATILDA THE MUSICAL will welcome Natalie Venetia Belcon as Mrs. Phelps, Allison Case as Miss Honey, Rick Holmes as Mr. Wormwood, and Amy Spanger as Mrs. Wormwood. They join a principal cast that features Christopher Sieber as Miss Trunchbull, and the four girls sharing the title role: Mattea Conforti, Rileigh McDonald, Mimi Ryder, and Alexandra Vlachos. (more...)
Lesli Margherita, Alison Luff, and More Play Final MATILDA Performance on Broadway TodayLesli Margherita, Alison Luff, and More Play Final MATILDA Performance on Broadway Today
by BWW News Desk - September 6, 2015

Lesli Margherita -- Matilda the Musical's long-running 'Mrs. Wormwood' -- will play her final performance in the Broadway show today, Sept. 6. (more...)
MATILDA Has A Message For Revolting Children Everywhere!MATILDA Has A Message For Revolting Children Everywhere!
by Michael Dale - August 25, 2015

Yes, it's that time of year again. (more...)
BWW Review:  Officially Opening in Sydney, MATILDA THE MUSICAL Tells The Story Of A Young Girl's Courage and Imagination With Magic and Marvelous Music.BWW Review: Officially Opening in Sydney, MATILDA THE MUSICAL Tells The Story Of A Young Girl's Courage and Imagination With Magic and Marvelous Music.
by Jade Kops - August 21, 2015

Roald Dahl's popular childrens' book MATILDA comes to life in Tim Minchin (music and lyrics) and Dennis Kelly's (book) heartfelt musical interpretation, MATILDA THE MUSICAL. The timeless story of the smart little girl that dares to change her story and stand up for what is right that first captured hearts on paper and then on stage in the West End and Broadway has finally made it to Australia and been met with thunderous applause. (more...)
What a Game- MATILDA Cast Wins the Broadway Show League Championship!What a Game- MATILDA Cast Wins the Broadway Show League Championship!
by BWW News Desk - August 20, 2015

The Broadway Show League just wrapped up its 2015 season, bringing some of Broadway's biggest stars to the softball field. This year, the MATILDA team won the championship! Check out a photo of the victors, as posted by Michael Minarik, below! (more...)
BREAKING: Big Screen Adaptation of MATILDA Scheduled to Begin Filming in Late 2016BREAKING: Big Screen Adaptation of MATILDA Scheduled to Begin Filming in Late 2016
by BWW News Desk - August 19, 2015

Matthew Warchus reveals he is also in the midst of pre-production for the big screen adaptation of MATILDA, scheduled to begin filming in late 2016. (more...)
Natalie Venetia Belcon, Rick Holmes, Amy Spanger & Allison Case to Join Company of MATILDA!Natalie Venetia Belcon, Rick Holmes, Amy Spanger & Allison Case to Join Company of MATILDA!
by BWW News Desk - August 17, 2015

Beginning September 8, the Tony Award-winning Broadway hit MATILDA THE MUSICAL will welcome Natalie Venetia Belcon as Mrs. Phelps, Allison Case as Miss Honey, Rick Holmes as Mr. Wormwood, and Amy Spanger as Mrs. Wormwood. They join a principal cast that features Christopher Sieber as Miss Trunchbull, and the four girls sharing the title role: Mattea Conforti, Rileigh McDonald, Mimi Ryder, and Alexandra Vlachos. (more...)
BWW TV: Kids of MATILDA Perform Through Rain and Shine at BROADWAY IN BRYANT PARK!BWW TV: Kids of MATILDA Perform Through Rain and Shine at BROADWAY IN BRYANT PARK!
by BroadwayWorld TV - August 2, 2015

Broadway in Bryan Park continued its 2015 program on Thursday - and BroadwayWorld was on hand to capture the first day. This week's line-up included performances from the casts of MATILDA, LES MISERABLES, THE FANTASTICKS, ON THE TOWN and HAPPY 50ISH. Below, watch as the company of Matilda performs 'When I Grow Up.' (more...)
BWW Reviews: MATILDA is Sensational - Now thru August 15!BWW Reviews: MATILDA is Sensational - Now thru August 15!
by Linda Hodges and Nick Hodges - July 23, 2015

Get up off your couch and stop watching TV. Run past Miss Trunchbull's chokey and Miss Honey's shack and go see Matilda the Musical! This Tony award-winning musical is inspiring and uplifting and has just a hint of magic. This is the perfect show for families of all ages - especially if you have a very special young girl in your family. It's all about the power of imagination and using your smarts to fight back against evil. Playing now through August 15, Matilda the Musical will inspire you to do what's right even if it's hard. (more...)
Tim Minchin's MATILDA Musical Headed to the Big Screen with New MaterialTim Minchin's MATILDA Musical Headed to the Big Screen with New Material
by Jessica Showers - July 20, 2015

MATILDA THE MUSICAL is getting some new tunes for its silver screen debut! According to The Sydney Morning Herald, a movie version, for which composer/lyricist Tim Minchin is writing additional music, is currently in the works. (more...)
MATILDA's Tim Minchin Sings and Talks 'Assiduously Ignoring' Conventional Musical RulesMATILDA's Tim Minchin Sings and Talks 'Assiduously Ignoring' Conventional Musical Rules
by BWW News Desk - July 19, 2015

Songwriter Tim Minchin recently stopped by Sydney to attend a launch party for his musical MATILDA. While there, not only did he talk about his creative process, but he also sang a bit of his score for the audience. Click here to watch the video! (more...)
Photo Flash: MATILDA's Bailey Ryon Leads Workshop at A Class Act NYPhoto Flash: MATILDA's Bailey Ryon Leads Workshop at A Class Act NY
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2015

Bailey Ryon, Tony Award winner for her role as MATILDA on Broadway, along with a top talent agent from Frontier Booking International (FBI), taught a four-hour musical theatre workshop at A Class Act NY, Manhattan's award-winning acting studio for kids and teens on Saturday, June 27. Scroll down for photos! (more...)
VIDEO: Tim Minchin & MATILDA Cast Perform 'When I Grow Up' on CONANVIDEO: Tim Minchin & MATILDA Cast Perform 'When I Grow Up' on CONAN
by Caryn Robbins - June 16, 2015

On last night's CONAN on TBS, composer Tim Minchin and the cast of MATILDA THE MUSICAL performed the number 'When I Grow Up'. (more...)
BWW TV: MATILDA Company Take Their Voices from the Shubert Theatre to Shubert Alley!BWW TV: MATILDA Company Take Their Voices from the Shubert Theatre to Shubert Alley!
by BroadwayWorld TV - June 5, 2015

STARS IN THE ALLEY, presented by United Airlines, was held earlier today, May 27th in Shubert Alley, between Broadway and 8th Avenue and 44th and 45th Streets. Hosted by HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH's Darren Criss, Broadway's best turned out for the annual performance - including the company of Matilda, who performed 'When I Grow Up'! (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look - MATILDA First National Tour Launches at the Ahmanson This SundayPhoto Flash: First Look - MATILDA First National Tour Launches at the Ahmanson This Sunday
by BWW News Desk - June 3, 2015

Center Theatre Group launches the First National Tour of Roald Dahl's 'Matilda The Musical' this Sunday, June 7 at 4 p.m. at the Ahmanson Theatre. Produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company and The Dodgers, 'Matilda The Musical' continues performances in Los Angeles through July 12, 2015.BroadwayWorld has a first look at the tour cast in action below! (more...)
MATILDA THE MUSICAL Launches National Tour in Los Angeles TonightMATILDA THE MUSICAL Launches National Tour in Los Angeles Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2015

The First National Tour of Matilda the Musical, produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company and The Dodgers, launches tonight, May 29, with an official tour opening set for June 7, 2015 at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles. (more...)
Lesli Margherita Leaving Broadway's MATILDA This FallLesli Margherita Leaving Broadway's MATILDA This Fall
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

Lesli Margherita -- MATILDA THE MUSICAL's long-running 'Mrs. Wormwood'? -- revealed via Twitter today that she will be departing the show on September 6, 2015. (more...)

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