News & Reviews



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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MATILDA THE MUSICAL – Our new Australian home.

  Matilda has officially moved into it’s new Australian home, The Sydney Lyric Theatre. Our extraordinary cast are well into technical bump-in and the excitement in the air is absolutely ELECTRIC!The Sydney Lyric Theatre is one of our most prestigious venues and has played host to some of the most incredible shows and performances from around the […]

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Matilda The Musical – Australian Launch

On Tuesday 14 October 2014 Sydney’s media gathered at Pier 2/3 at Walsh Bay to witness a special performance by Tim Minchin to announce tickets going on sale for Matilda The Musical. Everyone in attendance was treated to a special performance of both “Quiet” and “When I Grow Up” performed by Tim Minchin on a […]

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Matilda: The play within a play coming to Sydney

“Without giving too much away, a key element of the London West End hit Matilda The Musical is a play within a play, which is apt because that is just what the story behind the show is as well.Matilda is not your everyday common or garden variety hit musical that has been wowing audiences in […]

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