Matilda The Musical at the Cambridge Theatre extends to May 2024

The Royal Shakespeare Company has announced that Matilda The Musical at the Cambridge Theatre London has now extended bookings through to 26 May 2024.

Matilda The Musical
Elliot Harper, Amy-Ellen Richardson, Lauren Byrne, Rakesh Boury. Photos: Manuel Harlan

Matilda The Musical which has been running at London’s Cambridge Theatre since October 2011 has now announced a booking extension through to 26 May 2023.

The current adult cast includes: Lauren Byrne (Miss Honey), Rakesh Boury and Amy Ellen Richardson (Mr and Mrs Wormwood) Elliot Harper (Miss Trunchbull) and Landi Oshinowo (Mrs Phelps). The ensemble includes: Felipe Bejarano, Angeline Bell, Oliver Bingham, Liberty Buckland, Thea Bunting, Michael Gardiner, Aaron Jenkins, Kate Kenrick, Ben Kerr, Sam Lathwood, Connor Lewis, Dianté Lodge, Kira McPherson, Gemma Scholes, Alistair So and James Wolstenholme.

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Book Tickets for Matilda The Musical

From 14 March 2023, Sophia Goodman will join Victoria Alsina, Laurel Sumberg and Heidi Williams in the title role and Sekhani Dumezweni, Aidan Oti and Joseph Sharpe will join the company in the role of Bruce.

The young performers in the current London company in the roles of Bruce, Lavender, Amanda and the rest of the pupils at Crunchem Hall are as follows: Mia Atkinson, Leo Babet, Florence Burt, Poppy Caton, Zuri-Michel Charalambou, Brodie Edwards, Jude Farrant, Riotafari Gardner, Finley Harlett, Lily Hanna, Tia Isaac, Miley Kayongo, Shayla McCormack, Isabelle Mullally, Jasmine Nyenya, Raphaella Philbert, Jack Philpott, Riley Plummer, Jasmine Pottinger-Scott, Ashton Robertson, Leon Saunders, Andrei Shen-U Shen, Noah Swer-Fox and Lucia Wratten.  Kylan Denis continues as one of the actors who shares the role of Bruce.

Together with the film adaptation from the same core creative team – direction by Matthew Warchus, adapted for the screen by Dennis Kelly, with the music and lyrics of Tim Minchin, costume design by Rob Howell  (set and costume design on the stage production), choreography by Ellen Kane (worldwide associate choreographer on the stage production) and original score by Christopher Nightingale (orchestrations and additional music for the stage production) – Roald Dahl’s themes of bravery and standing up for what you believe in will continue to inspire young audiences all over the world. Sony Pictures U.K. and Tristar Pictures released Matilda across the U.K. and Ireland exclusively in cinemas on 25 November 2022.

The film will be available to Download & Keep on Digital in the UK from today (8th February). UK users can watch at home on digital retailers such as Apple TV, Sky Store, Prime Video and Google Play. Nominated for two BAFTAs including Outstanding British Film and for make-up and hair, the film is now available worldwide to stream globally on Netflix (ex-UK/IE), and will be coming to Netflix UK this summer.


Matilda The Musical Performance Information

Cambridge Theatre
Earlham Street
London WC2H 9HU


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