Ahead of its 10th anniversary in the West End and eagerly awaited reopening at the Cambridge Theatre, the new cast for Matilda the Musical in London has finally been announced. Tickets to Matilda the Musical are on sale now along with an extended booking period with performances now scheduled to continue until at least May 22nd, 2022.
The role of Matilda in the show is to be shared by Alyssa D'Souza, Imogen Cole, Zoe Simon, and Alex Munden. Returning to the show to play the role of Miss Trunchbull is Elliot Harper, with Carly Thoms taking over from Gina Beck to play Miss Honey.
Other notable members of the cast include Sebastien Torkia, who will play Mr Wormwood, and Annette McLaughlin in the role of Mrs Wormwood. The rest of the adult company is completed by Landi Oshinowo as Mrs Phelps, Connor Lewis as Michael Wormwood, Matt Krzan as Rudolpho, James Revell, Georgia Carling, Ben Kerr, Liberty Buckland, Roger Dipper, Katrina Dix, Kate Kenrick, Kane Oliver Parry, Tom Mather, Bryan Mottram, Ryan Pidgen, Dawn Williams and Gemma Scholes.
The children’s cast will be made up of Thommy Bailey Vine, Alex Stockton, Niamh Ritchie, Kieron Bell, Keanna-Skye O'Quinn, Tom Bonomini, Kaspar Cahill-Ritter, Beth Gilmour, Jayne Rackham, Bella Perdoni, Sienna Clarke, Drew Edwards, Robyn Elwell, Rory Finnegan, Rosie Gell-Marquez, Louie Gray, Gracie Hodson-Prior, Darcy Kelly, Ben Lee, Nicholas Parris, Chancé Quaye, Scarlett, Bren Reilly, Hari Aggarwal, Jacob Savva and Jayden Seder.
Matilda is based on the much loved Roald Dahl novel of the same name and follows the titular child as she attempts to use her special powers for good to save the day at her school. The musical, which is a seven-time Olivier Award-winner, and was written by Dennis Kelly, with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin, will turn 10 years old in London on October 25th this year.
A new movie version of Matilda, which has been inspired by the hugely successful stage adaptation, is due to be released on December 2nd. 2022, starring Emma Thompson in the role of as Miss Trunchbull.
Performances of Matilda the Musical will resume at the Cambridge Theatre from September 16th.
Tickets to Matilda the Musical are available to book securely online now.