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Matilda The Musical Tickets

The Royal Shakespeare Company’s funny and heart-warming musical.
Matilda The Musical Tickets
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Production shot of Matilda The Musical in London, showing Matilda's birthday celebration.
Production shot of Matilda The Musical in London, with Rakesh Boury as Mr. Wormwood.
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Production shot of Matilda The Musical in London, showing children on the swing.
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Matilda The Musical Tickets

About Matilda The Musical

Matilda The Musical is the multi award-winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl. 

With book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda The Musical is the story of an extraordinary little girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.

Winner of 100 international awards, including 24 for Best Musical, Matilda continues to delight audiences of all ages. 

Access performances

AUDIO-DESCRIBED PERFORMANCES Sunday 19 November 2023 at 3.00pm (Touch Tour 1.00-1.25pm) Sunday 17 November 2024 3.00pm (Touch Tour at 1.00pm)

CAPTIONED PERFORMANCES Saturday 25 November 2023 at 2.30pm Saturday 23 November 2024 at 2.30pm

SIGNED PERFORMANCES Saturday 18 November 2023 at 2.30pm Saturday 16 November 2024 at 2.30pm

RELAXED PERFORMANCES Sunday 16 June 2024 at 3.00pm (with Audio Description and Captioned - Touch Tour at 1.00pm) Sunday 3 November 2024 at 3pm

Run time

2 hours 40 minutes

Start date

December 9th, 2010

Categories

Musicals, West End, Theatre Week, Family / Kid-friendly, Comedy

Age

Recommended 6+. No children under the age of 4 will be admitted and every customer must have their own ticket. To make sure everyone enjoys the show, little ones need to be able to sit in their own seat without any assistance.

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Reviews

Audiences Say
Entertaining, Delightful, Clever, Enchanting, Absorbing
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741 reviews on Show-Score

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Jonella V
Profound, Great staging, Great acting, Great singing, Exquisite
100 / 100
Vicent
Delightful, Quirky, Great writing, Funny
95 / 100
Elliott Westhoff
Great staging, Great acting, Entertaining, Delightful, Ambitious
95 / 100
David 321826
Great staging, Great singing, Great acting, Entertaining, Clever
90 / 100

Important information

This show contains loud sounds and flashing lights at certain points during the performance.

Matilda The Musical cast and creative team

By: Dennis Kelly, adapted from the book by Roald Dahl
Songs by: Tim Minchin
Director: Matthew Warchus
Choreography: Peter Darling
Cast list: Estella Evans, Selena Karir, Arabella Stanton, Sophia Goodman (alternating as Matilda), Lydia White (as Miss Honey), Kieran Hill (as Miss Trunchbull), Rakesh Boury (as Mr. Wormwood), Amy Ellen Richardson (as Mrs. Wormwood)
Design: Rob Howell
Costumes: Rob Howell
Lighting: Hugh Vanstone
Sound: Simon Baker

Venue

Cambridge Theatre

Seven Dials, 32-34 Earlham Street, London, United Kingdom, WC2H 9HU

Directions

Location: West End
Railway station: Charing Cross
Bus numbers: (Shaftesbury Avenue) 14, 19, 38; (Tottenham Court Road) 24, 29, 176
Night bus numbers: (Shaftesbury Avenue) 14, N5, N19, N20, N38; (Tottenham Court Road) 24, 176, N29, M41, N279
Car park: Chinatown (6mins)
Directions from tube: (5mins) Take Cranbourn Street away from Leicester Square until St Martin’s Lane, where you head left 100 metres to a small roundabout where the theatre can be seen.

Show schedule

Day of weekMorningMatinee
Monday--
Tuesday-7:00 PM
Wednesday2:00 PM7:00 PM
Thursday-7:00 PM
Friday-7:00 PM
Saturday2:30 PM7:30 PM
Sunday3:00 PM-

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