Tuesday, January 16, 2018

VIDEO: MATILDA Introduces the UK and Ireland Tour's Four New Matildas by BroadwayWorld

The official Matilda Twitter account introduced us to the new cast members with a video of the girls baking with Craige Els, who will be playing Miss Trunchbull. The girls talk about what su…

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Child Casting Announced For The UK and Ireland Tour Of MATILDA by BroadwayWorld

Today, the Royal Shakespeare Company announces the child casting for the first five venues of the Matilda The Musical 201819 UK and Ireland Tour. The title role will be shared by Annalise Br…

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Theater News: Matilda, Legally Blonde, and More Join 210th Walnut Street Theatre Season

The Philadelphia theater announces the 2018-19 roster.

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

Lauren Worsham and Lesli Margherita Join SESSION GIRLS at Feinstein's/54 Below by BroadwayWorld

FEINSTEIN'S54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Lauren Worsham A Gentleman's Guide To Love And Murder Broadway and Lesli Margherita Matilda The Musical Broadway Dames At Sea Broadway i…

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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Matilda by Doug Marino

Those Brits have a unique taste in musicals.  We Americans like sappy stories and saccharine musicals.  We like sad and depressing usually only in our plays.  Those Brits tore…

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Friday, December 29, 2017

The Wizard of Oz review – heartwarming romp brims with brains and courage by David Jays

Crucible, SheffieldThis delightful production boasts a wonderful, wide-eyed Dorothy, a riotous bunch of munchkins – and a scene-stealing turn from Toto the dogPublished in 1900, Frank Baum…

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Monday, December 18, 2017

Taylor Trensch Sets Dear Evan Hansen Start Date; Final Performance Scheduled for Noah Galvin by Andy Lefkowitz

Current Hello, Dolly! star Taylor Trensch will begin "Waving Through a Window" as the title character in Broadway's Dear Evan Hansen on February 6, 2018. Dear Evan Hansen's…

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BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Kids Step Up to the Mic at Broadway Sessions! by Ben Cameron

Hi friends This week we find ourselves smack dab in the middle of the holiday season. A time for giving, caring and gathering with family and friends. And there's nothing quite as magical as…

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The Theater People Podcast WelcomesEveryone's favorite Whovillian, Queen Leslie Margherita by Theater People Podcast

On Monday, December 18 the Theater People podcast welcomes Olivier Award winner Leslie Margherita MATILDA THE MUSICAL, DAMES AT SEA, ZORRO THE MUSICAL. On what will be the final Theater Peop…

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Review: Pinocchio, National Theatre by Alice Devoy

The National’s new production of the timeless Italian classic, Pinocchio, is nothing short of magical. Written by Denis Kelly (Matilda the Musical) and incorporating the Walt Disney Soundt…

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VIDEO: Young Broadway Stars and Aspiring Artists Release a Holiday Album to Help the BCEFA Hurricane Relief Efforts by BroadwayWorld

Stars from School of Rock, The Lion King and Matilda among others, launched The Holiday Star Experience Album and a music video to promote their charity collection. According to Eduardo Jime…

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Pinocchio review – the wooden wonder struts his stuff in a brilliant return to his roots by Michael Billington

Lyttelton, London The puppetry is ingenious and the songs are a joy as Dennis Kelly and John Tiffany carve a morality play out of Carlo Collodi’s original storyThe challenge in staging thi…

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Everything you need to know about Matilda The Musical in London by Robin Johnson

Dennis Kelly, Tim Minchin, Matthew Warchus and Royal Shakespeare Company first brought Roald Dahl’s magical story about a special little girl to life in 2010, and then to London's Cambrid…

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Thursday, December 7, 2017

The Thing With Feathers Finds Its Off-Broadway Cast by Olivia Clement

Matilda’s Alexa Shae Niziak, Damages’ Zachary Booth, and more have joined the Barrow Group production.

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Photo Flash: Check Out Brand New Production Photos from A BRONX TALE - Now Starring Adam Kaplan by BroadwayWorld

Take a look at all new production photos from A Bronx Tale, now starring Adam Kaplan A BRONX TALE currently stars Tony Award nominee Nick Cordero Waitress, Bullets Over Broadway as Sonny, Ri…

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

PINOCCHIO Makes Its World Premiere At The National Theatre This Winter by BroadwayWorld

Visit the alpine forest this winter as Pinocchio makes its world premiere at the National Theatre. On a quest to be truly alive, Pinocchio leaves Geppetto's workshop with Jiminy Cricket in t…

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Monday, November 13, 2017

BWW Interview: Josie Walker On EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE by Marianka Swain

Josie Walker's work ranges from Matilda the Musical to Husband amp Sons and War Horse. She's now starring in a new musical based on the real story of 16-year-old Jamie Campbell, who wanted t…

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Friday, November 10, 2017

Carey Mulligan to Star in Girls & Boys at London’s Royal Court by Olivia Clement

The Oscar and Tony nominee will perform the monologue by Dennis Kelly, who penned the book for Matilda.

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Carey Mulligan to Star in Dennis Kelly's World Premiere Play Girls & Boys by Andy Lefkowitz

Carey Mulligan has been cast in the world premiere of Girls & Boys, written by Dennis Kelly and directed by Lyndsey Turner. The new work will run at London's Royal Court Theatre…

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Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Matilda the Empress review at St James’ Church, Reading – ‘dynamic, engaging, ambitious’ by Dave Fargnoli

Examining the life of a fascinating but often overlooked historical figure, Matilda the Empress is a tightly-plotted account of England’s first civil

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Sunday, November 5, 2017

THREE MOTHERS – Waterloo East Theatre by Shanine Salmon

Matilda Velevitch’s superb writing, skilfully interpreted by these fantastic actors, have created exquisitely observed characters, about three individual women who have the resilience to s…

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Saturday, November 4, 2017

Adam Noviello: Songs For Girls by Arts Review

After touring Australia in Matilda The Musical, Adam Noviello returns to cabaret, following previous seasons of The Last Five Queers and There Was A Boy…, with Songs For Girls at Chapel O…

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Thursday, November 2, 2017

Lesli Margherita to Recur on 3 TV Series by Robert Viagas

The busy star of Broadway’s Matilda and Dames at Sea will be seen on Homeland and more.

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Broadway's Lesli Margherita to Recur on TV's HOMELAND, INSTINCT & More by TV News Desk

Lesli Margherita Matilda, Dames at Sea, Zorro will recur on the hit Showtime series HOMELAND this upcoming season 7 reprising the role of Sharon that she created last year.

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Lesli Margherita and PJ Griffith Lead A SCYTHE OF TIME in Concert Tonight at Feinstein's/54 Below by BroadwayWorld

The award-winning musical, A SCYTHE OF TIME, was the darling of the New York Musical Festival in 2016 and will get a concert presentation starring original cast Lesli Margherita Broadway Mat…

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

Tim Minchin's MATILDA-Based Children's Book Will Get March 2018 Release by BroadwayWorld

Scholastic recently announced plans for a new magical picture book inspired by Tim Minchin's hit song 'When I Grow Up' from the acclaimed award-winning show MATILDA THE MUSICAL. The book wil…

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Odds & Ends: Tim Minchin's When I Grow Up Picture Book Sets Publication Date & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Publication Date Set for Tim Minchin's When I Grow Up Picture Book Mark your calendar! The new Matilda-inspired pi…

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Top theatre jobs and auditions of the week: Matilda auditions, the Old Vic and Miss Saigon auditions by Aaron McGregor

This week’s top theatre jobs and auditions on The Stage Jobs include production manager at English National Opera, senior costumer maker at Birmingham Repertory

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Casting announced for UK tour of Matilda the Musical by Roda Musa

The UK and Ireland tour of Matilda the Musical will star previous West End cast members Craige Els and Rebecca Thornhill. Opening

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Adult casting announced for Matilda UK Tour by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff The Royal Shakespeare Company has announced the adult casting for the first five venues for the upcoming UK tour of Matilda the musical.  The Matilda UK Tour will launch …

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Craige Els, Carly Thoms, Sebastien Torkia, and Rebecca Thornhill Join the Cast of MATILDA UK Tour by BroadwayWorld

Today, the Royal Shakespeare Company announces the adult casting for the first five venues of the Matilda The Musical 201819 UK and Ireland Tour. Craige Els will reprise the role of Miss Tru…

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