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Willow McCarthy

 

Bio:
Willow McCarthy is an American child actress who played the role of Matilda Wormwood in Matilda: the Musical. Willow was the final Broadway Matilda. She also appeared on Broadway in 1984. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Mercy Carney
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Child (Alternate)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Matilda (Alternate) [Replacement]

Photos

Matilda Lawler, Michael Quinton McArthur, Willow McCarthy, Bella May Mordus, Will Coo Photo

Matilda Lawler, Michael Quinton McArthur, Willow McCarthy, Bella May Mordus, Will Coombs, Carly Gold

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Date:
03/11/2019
Holley Fain, Brooklyn Shuck, Ann McDonough, Sean Delaney, Terence Keeley, Carly Gold; Photo

Holley Fain, Brooklyn Shuck, Ann McDonough, Sean Delaney, Terence Keeley, Carly Gold; Bella May Mordus, Matilda Lawler, Willow McCarthy

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Date:
03/11/2019
Brooklyn Shuck, Matilda Lawler, Willow McCarthy, and Julia Nightingale  Photo

Brooklyn Shuck, Matilda Lawler, Willow McCarthy, and Julia Nightingale

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Date:
02/28/2019
Collin Kelly-Sordelet, Matilda Lawler, Shuler Hensley, Fred Applegate, Sean Delaney,  Photo

Collin Kelly-Sordelet, Matilda Lawler, Shuler Hensley, Fred Applegate, Sean Delaney, and Willow McCarthy

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Date:
02/28/2019
Shuler Hensley, Julia Nightingale, Willow McCarthy, Brooklyn Shuck, and Matilda Lawle Photo

Shuler Hensley, Julia Nightingale, Willow McCarthy, Brooklyn Shuck, and Matilda Lawler

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Date:
02/28/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Mercy Carney

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2017
Child (Alternate)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2013
Matilda (Alternate) [Replacement]

Willow McCarthy Biography

Willow McCarthy is an American child actress who played the role of Matilda Wormwood in Matilda: the Musical. Willow was the final Broadway Matilda. She also appeared on Broadway in 1984.




Willow McCarthy News

ESTELLA SCROOGE Now Available on Broadway on Demand and Streaming Musicals Photo ESTELLA SCROOGE Now Available on Broadway on Demand and Streaming Musicals
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2021

Celebrate the holidays with Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol With A Twist, a modern-day take on Charles Dickens’ beloved 1843 novella. Estella Scrooge features a book by Tony Award winner John Caird and Tony Award nominee Paul Gordon, music and lyrics by Gordon and direction by Caird. 

Original Streaming Musical ESTELLA SCROOGE: A CHRISTMAS CAROL WITH A TWIST Benefits M Photo Original Streaming Musical ESTELLA SCROOGE: A CHRISTMAS CAROL WITH A TWIST Benefits More Than 50 US Theatres
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 23, 2020

More than 50 US theatre companies are benefitting from Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist, an original streaming musical written and filmed during the pandemic, which focuses on the joys and responsibilities of common welfare and helping others. 

ESTELLA SCROOGE: A CHRISTMAS CAROL WITH A TWIST Album Featuring Betsy Wolfe, Clifton  Photo ESTELLA SCROOGE: A CHRISTMAS CAROL WITH A TWIST Album Featuring Betsy Wolfe, Clifton Duncan & More Now Available
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 18, 2020

Broadway Records announced today the release of the digital album of ESTELLA SCROOGE: A CHRISTMAS CAROL WITH A TWIST, a new holiday musical that uniquely blends theatre, film and cutting-edge animation starring Betsy Wolfe, Clifton Duncan, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello and Danny Burstein.

Exclusive: See Betsy Wolfe, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and More in an All New T Photo Exclusive: See Betsy Wolfe, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and More in an All New Trailer For ESTELLA SCROOGE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2020

The new musical, Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist, is now available to stream at EstellaScrooge.com.

Musical Theater West Presents ESTELLA SCROOGE Photo Musical Theater West Presents ESTELLA SCROOGE
by Stephi Wild - Dec 11, 2020

Just in time for the holidays, Musical Theatre West brings audiences a magical musical created with new cutting-edge technology that is sure to become new a holiday tradition ‚Äď the World Premiere of Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist! Estella Scrooge is now available for streaming through the holidays.

World Premiere Of ESTELLA SCROOGE: A Christmas Carol With A Twist, Streaming Via The  Photo World Premiere Of ESTELLA SCROOGE: A Christmas Carol With A Twist, Streaming Via The Wallis
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 10, 2020

Just in time for the holidays, Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts brings audiences a magical musical, created with new cutting-edge technology, that is sure to become new a holiday tradition ‚Äď the World Premiere of Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist.

The Firehouse Theatre Presents ESTRELLA SCROOGE Photo The Firehouse Theatre Presents ESTRELLA SCROOGE
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 9, 2020

Just in time for the holidays, The Firehouse Theatre is bringing audiences a magical musical created with new cutting-edge technology that is sure to become new a holiday tradition ‚Äď the World Premiere of Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist! Tickets are now on sale until January 3 and may be purchased at https://bit.ly/FirehouseEstellaScrooge; or visit the company's website at www.TheFirehouseTheatre.com

VIDEO: Watch Betsy Wolfe, Danny Burstein & More in Trailer for ESTELLA SCROOGE; Ticke Photo VIDEO: Watch Betsy Wolfe, Danny Burstein & More in Trailer for ESTELLA SCROOGE; Tickets Available Tomorrow!
by Stage Tube - Nov 16, 2020

Producers Michael Jackowitz of Witzend Productions, David Bryant and Michael Alden, in partnership with Streaming Musicals, herald the arrival of a new holiday musical tradition with the World Premiere of Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist.

Wake Up With BWW 9/10: Kevin Spacey Being Sued For Sexual Battery, New York City to R Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/10: Kevin Spacey Being Sued For Sexual Battery, New York City to Reopen Restaurants, and More
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2020

Today's top stories: Kevin Spacey is being sued by two men who alleged he committed sexual battery in the 1980s, New York City's indoor dining will reopen this month, and more.

Betsy Wolfe, Clifton Duncan, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, Danny Burstein and More  Photo Betsy Wolfe, Clifton Duncan, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, Danny Burstein and More to Star in ESTELLA SCROOGE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2020

Producers Michael Jackowitz of Witzend Productions, David Bryant and Michael Alden have announced that the new John Caird, Paul Gordon Christmas musical ESTELLA SCROOGE, A Christmas Carol With A Twist, takes to the stage this week....one actor at a time.

Willow McCarthy Videos

Exclusive: See Betsy Wolfe, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and More in an All New T VideoExclusive: See Betsy Wolfe, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and More in an All New Trailer For ESTELLA SCROOGE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2020

The new musical, Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist, is now available to stream at EstellaScrooge.com.

VIDEO: Watch Betsy Wolfe, Danny Burstein & More in Trailer for ESTELLA SCROOGE; Ticke VideoVIDEO: Watch Betsy Wolfe, Danny Burstein & More in Trailer for ESTELLA SCROOGE; Tickets Available Tomorrow!
by Stage Tube - Nov 16, 2020

Producers Michael Jackowitz of Witzend Productions, David Bryant and Michael Alden, in partnership with Streaming Musicals, herald the arrival of a new holiday musical tradition with the World Premiere of Estella Scrooge: A Christmas Carol with a Twist.

BWW TV: Brian d'Arcy James, Holley Fain, Emily Bergl  & Company Get Ready to Join THE VideoBWW TV: Brian d'Arcy James, Holley Fain, Emily Bergl & Company Get Ready to Join THE FERRYMAN!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 18, 2019

Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman - the critically-acclaimed new play recently named to an industry-leading 25 Best-Of-The-Year lists - will welcome many new cast members beginning Tuesday, February 19, with Brian d'Arcy James leading as Quinn Carney.

BWW TV: THE FERRYMAN Arrives on Broadway- Go Inside Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: THE FERRYMAN Arrives on Broadway- Go Inside Opening Night!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Oct 22, 2018

The best of Broadway gathered last night at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, where the epic tale of The Ferryman opened officially on Broadway. 

BWW TV: Get a First Look at THE FERRYMAN on Broadway VideoBWW TV: Get a First Look at THE FERRYMAN on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2018

The Ferryman opens tomorrow, Sunday, October 21, at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 W. 45th Street) on Broadway. Get a first look at the cast in action in the clips below!

BWW TV: What's THE FERRYMAN All About? The Broadway Cast Explains! VideoBWW TV: What's THE FERRYMAN All About? The Broadway Cast Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Oct 4, 2018

The Broadway engagement of Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman, the critically acclaimed, wildly popular play directed by Sam Mendes, is currently in previews at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 W. 45th Street). The production will celebrate opening night on Sunday, October 21.

VIDEO: Broadway Stars from HAMILTON, MEAN GIRLS, FUN HOME, THE BOOK OF MORMON, and Mo VideoVIDEO: Broadway Stars from HAMILTON, MEAN GIRLS, FUN HOME, THE BOOK OF MORMON, and More Sing 'We Are the World'
by Julie Musbach - Jun 27, 2018

Yael Silver, Robin Carus and Van Dean today released ‚ÄúWe Are The World,‚ÄĚ a music video featuring an all-star roster of theater artists and calling for healing and unity in the world today. Participating artists include Christy Altomare, Kelli Barrett, Andrew Burns, Nikki Renee Daniels, Jordan Donica, Rachel Eskenazi-Gold, Justin Guarini, Derek Klena, Jeff Kready, Sydney Lucas, Beth Malone, Lesli Margherita, Constantine Maroulis, Bebe Neuwirth, Orfeh, George Psomas, Anthony Rapp, Courtney Reed, Chita Rivera, Kate Rockwell, Jarrod Spector, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Ephraim Sykes, Jenna Ushkowitz and Ben Vereen.

BWW TV: MATILDA Kids Get Naughty at Broadway in Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 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.

ON THE SCENE with Randy Rainbow: Catching Up with MATILDA's Little Leading Ladies!
by Randy Rainbow - Jun 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! 

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.


Willow McCarthy Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Willow McCarthy been in?
Willow McCarthy has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Willow McCarthy been in?
Willow McCarthy has not appeared in the West End