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THEATRE INCLUDES: The Little Beasts, The Wild Party (The Other Palace); Peter and the Starcatcher (Royal, Northampton); Al Wheeler in The Stripper (The Other Palace. Nominated for an Offie Best Actor in a Musical award); Mario in Travels With My Aunt (Minerva, Chichester); Alberto Beddini in Top Hat ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
THEATRE INCLUDES: The Little Beasts, The Wild Party (The Other Palace); Peter and the Starcatcher (Royal, Northampton); Al Wheeler in The Stripper (The Other Palace. Nominated for an Offie Best Actor in a Musical award); Mario in Travels With My Aunt (Minerva, Chichester); Alberto Beddini in Top Hat ... (read complete bio)
Photos: MATILDA THE MUSICAL Celebrates its 10th Birthday; All New Production Photos R Photo Photos: MATILDA THE MUSICAL Celebrates its 10th Birthday; All New Production Photos Released!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2021

As part of the 10th birthday celebrations for the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Matilda The Musical at the Cambridge Theatre, the show has released new production photography of the London cast.

Casting Announced For MATILDA THE MUSICAL West End Return Photo Casting Announced For MATILDA THE MUSICAL West End Return
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2021

Matilda The Musical is now booking through to 13 February 2022. Learn more about the cast, the production, and how to book tickets here!

Photo Flash: Check Out Production Shots of CAKE & THE MAN IN THE CEILING, Part of MTF Photo Photo Flash: Check Out Production Shots of CAKE & THE MAN IN THE CEILING, Part of MTFESTUK 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 21, 2021

MTFESTUK 2021sets out to promote quality artistry, showcasing new musicals to UK audiences with a view to elevating them to full production, and giving audiences an insight into the process of creating new work and the art of collaboration.

Photo Flash: Check Out Production Shots of MTFESTUK 2021  Musicals FAR FROM HEAVEN &  Photo Photo Flash: Check Out Production Shots of MTFESTUK 2021 Musicals FAR FROM HEAVEN & #50DAYS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2021

The Festival sets out to promote quality artistry, showcasing new musicals to UK audiences with a view to elevating them to full production, and giving audiences an insight into the process of creating new work and the art of collaboration.

MTFestUK 2021 Announces Casting and Lineup Photo MTFestUK 2021 Announces Casting and Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2021

Casting has been confirmed for Paul Taylor-Mills' highly celebrated annual festival of new musical theatre, MTFestUK 2021. Featuring a truly spectacular company of international stars, with a number of Tony and Olivier Awards to their names, this year's season is set to be an unmissable event in the 2021 musical theatre calendar.  

100th Matilda And New Casting Announced For MATILDA THE MUSICAL Photo 100th Matilda And New Casting Announced For MATILDA THE MUSICAL
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 6, 2019

The Royal Shakespeare Company's West End production of Matilda The Musical has today announced the new adult and child cast, including casting the 100th Matilda to go into the show, worldwide, since the original opening in London. 

BWW Review: MATILDA THE MUSICAL, Bristol Hippodrome Photo BWW Review: MATILDA THE MUSICAL, Bristol Hippodrome
by Tim Wright - May 10, 2019

Children are just revolting aren't they? They're snivelling maggots that need discipline, discipline and more discipline. Agatha Trunchbull's teaching mantra may not fill most with hope but in the context of Matilda the Musical it brings sheer delight. This is a musical that will have maggots of all ages squirming with joy.  

Miss Trunchbull's Famous Chair To Land In Bristol As Extra MATILDA Date is Confirmed Photo Miss Trunchbull's Famous Chair To Land In Bristol As Extra MATILDA Date is Confirmed
by Stephi Wild - Apr 11, 2019

The Royal Shakespeare Company's Matilda The Musical has partnered with Cabot Circus to offer visitors a rare opportunity to sit in Miss Trunchbull's chair, if they dare.

Photo Flash: First Look at Elliot Harper Terrifying MATILDA as Miss Trunchbull Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Elliot Harper Terrifying MATILDA as Miss Trunchbull
by Julie Musbach - Jan 17, 2019

The Royal Shakespeare Company have released the first images of Elliot Harper as Miss Trunchbull in Matilda The Musical's UK and Ireland tour, check them out below!

Elliot Harper Will Play Miss Trunchbull in The UK & Ireland Tour Of MATILDA Photo Elliot Harper Will Play Miss Trunchbull in The UK & Ireland Tour Of MATILDA
by Stephi Wild - Nov 26, 2018

The Royal Shakespeare Company has announced that Elliot Harper will play Miss Trunchbull in Matilda The Musical's UK and Ireland Tour from Tuesday 15 January at Theatre Royal Plymouth. The tour will then play at the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford (19 February - 23 March 2019), Edinburgh Playhouse (2 - 27 April 2019), The Bristol Hippodrome (7 May - 8 June 2019), Mayflower Theatre, Southampton (11 June - 6 July 2019) and Norwich Theatre Royal (16 July - 17 August 2019). The West End production will continue to play at the Cambridge Theatre, where it is now in its eighth year and is booking until 24 May 2020.

The Royal Shakespeare Company Announces New Child Casting For The UK & Ireland Tour O Photo The Royal Shakespeare Company Announces New Child Casting For The UK & Ireland Tour Of MATILDA
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2018

The Royal Shakespeare Company has announced new child casting for the Matilda The Musical UK and Ireland Tour with Sophia Ally and Scarlett Cecil joining Annalise Bradbury and Nicola Turner in sharing the title role of Matilda from 29 August. The West End production will continue to play at the Cambridge Theatre, where it is now in its seventh year and is booking until 20 October 2019.

MATILDA THE MUSICAL Returns To The West Midlands Opening Tonight At Birmingham Hippod Photo MATILDA THE MUSICAL Returns To The West Midlands Opening Tonight At Birmingham Hippodrome
by Julie Musbach - Jul 3, 2018

The Royal Shakespeare Company's Matilda The Musical returns to the West Midlands running at Birmingham Hippodrome from tonight (Tues 3 July) until 8 Sept as part of its major 2018/19 UK and Ireland Tour and accompanied by a specially devised education programme, Change My Story, for schools.

Full Cast Announced for Manchester Dates of MATILDA THE MUSICAL Photo Full Cast Announced for Manchester Dates of MATILDA THE MUSICAL
by Julie Musbach - May 29, 2018

Having opened to rave reviews at the beginning of this year, the UK and Ireland tour of the Royal Shakespeare Company's Matilda the Musical has announced today that Craige Els will extend his contract and play Miss Trunchbull at Manchester's Palace Theatre from 18th September to 24th November 2018.

The Royal Shakespeare Company Announces Six New Dates For The UK and Ireland Tour Of  Photo The Royal Shakespeare Company Announces Six New Dates For The UK and Ireland Tour Of MATILDA THE MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Mar 13, 2018

The Royal Shakespeare Company has announced that the UK and Ireland Tour of Matilda The Musical will extend into 2019, touring to six more cities and accompanied by a specially devised education programme, Change My Story, for schools.

MATILDA Launches UK and Ireland Tour Photo MATILDA Launches UK and Ireland Tour
by Julie Musbach - Feb 22, 2018

The Royal Shakespeare Company's Matilda The Musical will return to the West Midlands in Summer 2018 at Birmingham Hippodrome (3 July - 8 September) as part of its major 2018/19 UK and Ireland Tour and accompanied by a specially devised education programme, Change My Story, for schools.

VIDEO: MATILDA Introduces the UK and Ireland Tour's Four New Matildas Photo VIDEO: MATILDA Introduces the UK and Ireland Tour's Four New Matildas
by Stephi Wild - Jan 16, 2018

The official Matilda Twitter account introduced us to the new cast members with a video of the girls baking with Craige Els, who will be playing Miss Trunchbull. The girls talk about what superpower they would have, who their inspiration is, their hobbies and more while creating a 'tour cake.'

Child Casting Announced For The UK and Ireland Tour Of MATILDA Photo Child Casting Announced For The UK and Ireland Tour Of MATILDA
by Stephi Wild - Jan 16, 2018

Today, the Royal Shakespeare Company announces the child casting for the first five venues of the Matilda The Musical 2018/19 UK and Ireland Tour. The title role will be shared by Annalise Bradbury, Lara Cohen, Poppy Jones and Nicola Turner. The West End production will continue to play at the Cambridge Theatre, where it is now in its seventh year and is booking until 10 February 2019.

Craige Els, Carly Thoms, Sebastien Torkia, and Rebecca Thornhill Join the Cast of MAT Photo Craige Els, Carly Thoms, Sebastien Torkia, and Rebecca Thornhill Join the Cast of MATILDA UK Tour
by Julie Musbach - Oct 17, 2017

Today, the Royal Shakespeare Company announces the adult casting for the first five venues of the Matilda The Musical 2018/19 UK and Ireland Tour. Craige Els will reprise the role of Miss Trunchbull, having played her in the West End for three years between 2014 and 2017. He will be joined by Carly Thoms as Miss Honey and Sebastien Torkia as Mr Wormwood as well as former West End cast-mate Rebecca Thornhill as Mrs Wormwood.

Guest Blog: Andy Barnes Talks New Family Musical THE LITTLE BEASTS
by Guest Blog: Andy Barnes - Jul 12, 2017

You probably won't have heard of us, but Perfect Pitch is a non-profit theatre company which, since 2006, has been 100% dedicated to creating, developing and promoting new British musicals, and engaging new, diverse and younger audiences with the art form. Most of our development work to date has been made possible by partnering with regional theatres, drama colleges and universities from around the UK.

Cast Announced for New Family Musical THE LITTLE BEASTS at The Other Palace
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2017

Casting announced for work in progress presentation of brand new family musical The Little Beasts for ages 7+ at The Other Palace this summer. Sebastien Torkia plays the Man in Black alongside Laura Baldwin (Sam) and a cast of ensemble actors.

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