Matilda The Musical

Matilda The Musical tickets

Cambridge Theatre

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Matilda the Musical | London

Matilda the Musical is an award-winning West End theatre show based on the much-loved children’s book by Roald Dahl and you can book Matilda tickets right here at lastminute.com

The show tells the story of a small girl with a big imagination who quickly learns she has some very special magical powers and uses them to set things right at home and school. Dahl's magical story has been a favourite novel for millions of people across the world since it was published in 1988.

Picking up a record-breaking seven Olivier Awards in 2012 (and a further four Tony Awards for the Broadway production) it’s easy to understand why Matilda show tickets are selling fast. In fact, Matilda now holds the Guinness Book of World Records for Most Laurence Olivier Award wins, snatching the title from a 1980s production of Nicholas Nickleby-another Royal Shakespeare Company production.

Matilda the Musical song list

With Matilda the Musical songs (Miracle, School Song, This Little Girl or Bruce) by British-born Australian comedian writer and musician, Tim Minchin and writing by Dennis Kelly, the show is a treat for all audiences. 

Matilda The Musical cast and theatre

The Matilda London cast includes Nicholas Antoniou-Tibbitts as Eric, Mylo Burton-Mays as Nigel, Michael Begley as Mr Wormwood, and Lilian Hardy who plays Matilda.

Premiering in 2010 at the Royal Shakespeare Company’s The Courtyard Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon, Matilda played to sold-out audiences before transferring to London’s Cambridge Theatre in 2011.

One of the youngest theatres in the West End, the Cambridge Theatre opened in 1930 and has historically shown many musicals including Chicago, Fame, Grease and The Jerry Springer: The Opera. Situated off Seven Dials, in the very heart of Covent Garden, the Cambridge Theatre is moments away from public transport including Leicester Square and Covent Garden underground stations.

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Matilda The Musical reviews

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'Killer songs. Heart-tugging & inexpressibly moving.'
The Sunday Times

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'An evening of unadultered bliss.'
The Guardian

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'Utterly exhilarating.'
The Independent

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'The quest for a great new musical is over' 
Evening Standard

Matilda The Musical - Booking information

Ticket information

  • Your tickets will be held for you to collect at the venue's box office 1hr prior to the time of your selected performance. 
  • We advise you to collect your tickets around 30 minutes before the performance start time to avoid long queues. Please remember to bring along your confirmation email as proof of purchase.
  • This theatre is very strict on the exchange and cancellation of tickets.
  • Please ensure that all of your details are correct before making the booking, as mistakes cannot always be rectified later.

Got any questions about your booking? Hopefully you will find the answer in our frequently asked questions section.

 

Matilda The Musical - Event information

  • Running time: 2 hours and 40 minutes
  • Is there an interval? Yes, a 20 minutes interval
  • Is there a dress code? No
  • Age recommendation: Suitable for ages 6+

 

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Cambridge Theatre

Earlham Street, London WC2H 9HU

  • Undergrounds: Leicester Square, Covent Garden, Tottenham Court Road
  • Buses: to Charing Cross Road: 14, 19, 24, 38, 176
  • The nearest car parks: Chinatown and Trafalgar Square
  • Please contact the venue directly for information about disabled access (P: 0844 412 4652)
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