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Matilda the Musical’s young performers are ready to get the show started

Matilda the Musical’s young performers are ready to get the show startedBRINGING a popular literary character to life on the stage can be a serious business but the solemn faces of these young stars of Matilda the Musical masks their nervous excitement.The four young girls who share the role of the heroine Matilda Wormwood have […]

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Elise McCann excited about role as Miss Honey in Matilda the Musical

Check out this wonderful article in The Daily Telegraph on company member Elise McCann.Lucille Ball, Peter Allen’s sister and now Miss Honey: actor Elise McCann is thrilled with the roles that have come her way recently.“The last year has been incredibly exciting for me,” she says.“It’s funny. A year-and-a-half ago I started saying ‘no’ to […]

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Australia’s very own Tim Minchin tells all in a fantastic article with the Sydney Morning Herald this weekend. With Matilda The Musical opening at the Sydney Lyric Theatre in just 8 days, the excitement around town is electric.A taste below or read the full article here.Tim Minchin doesn’t believe in fate or that magic happens, […]

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In Roald Dahl’s footsteps: the man behind MATILDA THE MUSICAL

A taste below from a fascinating and insightful interview with our own ‘Little Genius’ Dennis Kelly.Read the full article here. “In 2008, director Warchus and Minchin, a rising star of the European circuit, were brought on. Kelly sheepishly recalls how he thought he’d just leave holes in his story for Minchin to plug with songs: “Apparently that’s […]

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