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Matilda the Musical

Matilda the Musical is the story of an incredibly talented and intelligent young girl who is under appreciated by her uncaring parents. Matilda Wormwood faces challenges during school and home life but soon discovers a unique and particularly amusing way of dealing with things. Adapted from the book by Roald Dahl writer Dennis Kelly takes the tale to new heights which continue to amaze audiences in London’s West End.

The musical has won upwards of 50 internationally recognised awards, including Best Musical thirteen times. During its opening in the West end of London Matilda the Musical took home a record breaking seven Oliver Awards, the show has been taken to Broadway and whilst there won an outstanding four Tony awards.

The music featured has been composed and written by Tim Minchin, who creates an exciting and inclusive atmosphere in which the viewer is gripped and feels immersed in the story. The highly respected Royal Shakespeare Company is producing the show at one of London’s newest venues, the Cambridge Theatre. First opened in 1930, the Cambridge Theatre has been host to some of the best musical performances over almost 100 years.

Matilda the Musical takes the audience on an exhilarating and mischievous journey through ups and downs and any troubles Matilda may face. Don’t miss out on the adventure, the show is perfect for the whole family and is sure to entertain every member of the audience. Book your tickets before they sell out at boxofficetheatre.com.


Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9HU

Cancellation Policy

No refunds available after purchase.


2 hours 40 minutes including one interval.

Suitable For Children


Matilda The Musical is recommended for a general audience. As an advisory to adults who might bring young people, the show is suitable for ages 6 and up. All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket. Babes-in-arms are not admitted to the auditorium. All children must be old enough to occupy their own seats.

Performance Times



Wednesday and Saturday-2.30pm


Where Do I Go

CAMBRIDGE THEATRE,Seven Dials, 32-34 Earlham Street WC2H 9HU

By Tube-Covent Garden, Leicester Square, Tottenham Court Road

By Bus -14, 19, 24, 38, 176

Latest Critics Reviews

Wed, 13th November 2013

Easily the stand-out musical of the decade!

Sunday Times

Wed, 13th November 2013

Gleefully Nasty, an evening of unadulterated bliss!


Wed, 13th November 2013

Matilda is a fabulous family fizzer. It has strong tunes, witty lyrics and enough ‘eew!’ moments to satisfy the most revolting urchin.

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