Welcome to a wiki for Matilda the Musical. Here, you will find details of casting and dates. Matilda the Musical is a musical written by Dennis Kelly with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin. The show is currently running on the West End and is on tour throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland.. It is based on the much loved children's novel Matilda by Roald Dahl, and has won the most Olivier Awards in history.


Broadway production closed

We are sorry to say that the Broadway production closed on January 1, 2017 with Willow McCarthy in the title and played 1,555 performances and 37 previews. We are happy to say though, that Matilda the Musical (as of May 2018), is the 55th longest running Broadway production in history!

Australian/New Zealand Production Closed

Unfortunately, in November of 2017, the Australian Production of Matilda the Musical that went to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Auckland (New Zealand) has closed. There were three casts of Matildas:




Special Well Done to Izellah, Annabella, Venice and Eva who travelled for one whole year to four different locations around Oceania.

New West End Cast Matildas

Savannah Read and Lilly Mae Evans will be staying on as Matilda Wormwood, with Kitty Peterkin and Emma Moore being replaced new Matildas Olivia Wells and Sara Munday.


The Production is currently running at the Sunderland Empire Building, with new Matildas Annalise Bradbury, Lara Cohen, Poppy Jones and Nicola Turner.

Current Matildas around the world

Here is a list of all of the current Matildas-

  • Lilly-Mae Evans (West End)
  • Sara Munday (West End)
  • Savannah Read (West End)
  • Olivia Wells (West End)
  • Annalise Bradbury (United Kingdom and Ireland Tour)
  • Lara Cohen (United Kingdom and Ireland Tour)
  • Poppy Jones (United Kingdom and Ireland Tour)
  • Nicola Turner (United Kingdom and Ireland Tour)

Upcoming Matildas-

Korean Matildas-


Maggot Casting


  • Georgia Pemberton was cast in the role of Fiona in the Tim Burton film Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
  • Oona Laurence was cast in the film Pete's Dragon.
  • Lollie McKenzie has been cast as Amy in the short film Chatch


  • Cara Jenkins will be playing Violet in CBBC comedy, The 4 O'clock Club which is due to air its fifth season on Thursday 25th Feburary.
  • Sebastian Croft will have a role in the new series of Game of Thrones
  • Kerry Ingram has been cast as Becky in new Netflix original Hat Hair.
  • Ava Merson-O'Brien will be reprise her role as, Harriet in the third season of Hetty Feather.
  • Brooklyn Shuck will be playing the role of Stella in new comedy pilot I, Shudder.
  • Rhianna Dorris appeared in the role of Penny Parker in an episode of CBBC comedy Secret Life of Boys.
  • Cleo Demetriou will be returning as Lily Hampton in the CBBC Teen comedy So Awkward.
  • Emma Howard has the recurring role of Becky Reynolds in Transparent.
  • Adam Scotland played the role of Lucas in the CBBC's Millie Inbetween.

Theatre casting

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Here the most recent Matilda the Musical Videos will be posted!

Cast of Broadway's Matilda the Musical Performs on The View

Cast of Broadway's Matilda the Musical Performs on The View

The cast of Matilda performing on The View

Matilda - Naughty - Olivier Awards 2013

Matilda - Naughty - Olivier Awards 2013

Matilda - Olivier Awards 2013

Cast of Broadway's Matilda the Musical Performs on Good Morning America

Cast of Broadway's Matilda the Musical Performs on Good Morning America

Matilda the Musical Broadway Cast on Good Morning America

Featured Cast


Ella Rhiann Yard is a British child actress who is currently playing the role of Lavender

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