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 Broadway and the West End. It is based on the children's novel Matilda by Roald Dahl. Matilda the Musical is now booking in London until May 2017
Happy trails and new Broadway Matildas
Happy trails to the Team Tildas: Mattea, Rileigh, Mimi and Alexandra. They will be having their final shows over the next few weeks and will be replaced by Ava Briglia, Willow McCarthy and Aviva Winick.
Broadway production to close
We are sorry to say that the Broadway production will close on January 1, 2017 and will have played 1,555 performances and 37 previews.
- Georgia Pemberton has been cast in the role of Fiona in upcoming Tim Burton film Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
- Oona Laurence has been cast in the role of Natalie in the upcoming film Pete's Dragons
- 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
- Ava Merson-O'Brien and Eleanor Worthington Cox will be reprising their roles as, Harriet and Polly in the second 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 playing, Lily Hampton in new CBBC 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.
- Elise Blake, Madeleine Haynes and Anna Grace O'Hare are appearing the Annie UK tour in the roles of Annie and Pepper.
- Daniel Daszek-Green is appearing as Fletcher in the UK tour of The Bodyguard.
- Freddie Haggerty, Psalms-Nissi Myers-Reid, Connor Davies and Ella Tweed are currently appearing in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in the roles of: Mike Teavee, Violet Beauregarde, Augustus Gloop and Veruca Salt.
- Christian Michael Camporin is currently playing Michael Llewellyn-Davies in Finding Neverland.
- Gabriella Pizzolo is currently playing Small Alison in new Broadway musical Fun Home.
- Marcus D'Angelo and Mia Sinclair Jenness are appearing in Les Miserables as Gavroche and Little Cosette/Young Eponine.
- Grace Capeless is currently playing Young Nala in The Lion King.
- Sofia Roma Rubino is currently a Swing in new Broadway musical, School of Rock.
- Luka Green and Violet Tucker are currently playing Kurt and Brigitta in The Sound of Music tour.
- Joshua Cameron and Remi Gooding are both currently playing Young Michael Jackson in Thriller Live.
- Bailey Ryon is playing Mary Lennox in The Secret Garden.
- Brooklyn Shuck will be playing u/s Winnie in Tuck Everlasting.
Did you know?
- Josie Griffiths sings the song "Naughty" on the original cast CD.
- Eleanor Worthington Cox has two older brothers called Ben and Josh.
- Sophia Kiely has no social media accounts.
- All together 59 actresses have played Matilda or will being playing Matilda.
- Lara Wollington has the longest run of Matilda, 13 months!
- Georgia Pemberton's first show was on the 4th of September, with the purple team feat. Emily Robins, Thierry Zimmermann and Robbie Warke.
- Kerry Ingram, Eleanor Worthington Cox, Sophia Gennusa, Gabby Gutierrez, Bella Thomas, Ingrid Torrelli and Hannah Levinson all played Matilda on opening Night in their respective shows.
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