Aspengrove School proudly presents Matilda the Musical! Matilda is directed by Jill Mont and Anjali Jay, features stage design by Kristina Jones, has 25 cast members aged 9-20 supported by 10 stage crew and a live orchestra!
Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of imagination and the inspiring story of a girl who dreams of a better life.
Matilda is a little girl with astonishing wit, intelligence and psychokinetic powers. She’s unloved by her cruel parents but impresses her schoolteacher, the highly loveable Miss Honey. Over the course of her first term at school, Matilda and Miss Honey have a profound effect on each other’s lives, as Miss Honey begins not only to recognize but also appreciate Matilda’s extraordinary personality. Matilda’s school life isn’t completely smooth sailing, however – the school’s mean headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, hates children and just loves thinking up new punishments for those who don’t abide by her rules. But Matilda has courage and cleverness in equal amounts, and could be the school pupils’ saving grace!
Children and adults alike will be thrilled and delighted by the story of this special little girl with an extraordinary imagination. Matilda the Musical is packed with unforgettable high-energy dance numbers and riotous songs, we look forward to you enjoying the show.
*Note that after purchasing your tickets below, you will not receive paper tickets; we will instead have a guest list at the door. Once your payment has been processed you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the show!