Matilda's Tim Minchin marvels at the fun weirdness of the BACAs and the "fantastic, strange" feeling of being pitted against Cyndi Lauper, whom he watched dance on TV while growing up in West Australia in the '80s.
In the first of five videos, Matilda's absurd Mr. & Mrs. Wormwood (Tony winner Gabriel Ebert and Lesli Margherita) help parents prepare for the their favorite time of year: back to school! Find out the Wormwoods' two simple lessons!August 23, 2013
Get a first look at Bertie Carvel, Lauren Ward and all the pint-sized stars in the new Broadway musical Matilda! From evil headmistresses to revolting children, see all the extraordinary, madcap fun in this musical extravaganza.
April 9, 2013
In the newest episode of Making Matilda, stars Bailey Ryon, Sophia Gennusa, Milly Shapiro and Oona Laurence reveal how Matilda is a "mix of a hundred different things at once," and why familes will love figuring the mystery out together.April 8, 2013
Lesli Margherita, who plays “fantastically nice” momma Mrs. Wormwood in Matilda, gives Broadway.com a tour of her backstage digs, including a giant pink bean bag for naps, a golden shoe and more silly surprises.April 24, 2013
Word of Mouthers Brad, Brittany and Phyllis bolted to the Shubert Theatre to see the Matilda, starring Bertie Carvel and Lauren Ward and four adorable girls alternating in the title role. See if they were betwitched by the magic of the new musical!April 11, 2013
In the newest episode of Making Matilda, composer and lyricist Tim Minchin reveals Matilda's "message of anti-establishment," the reason he wrote "When I Grow Up" first, and why he never expected to write a Broadway musical.March 12, 2013
In the latest episode of Making Matilda, set and costume designer Rob Howell and lighting designer Hugh Vanstone talk about the "breakthrough" that helped them get the colorful, enchanted and puzzling world of Matilda just right.
March 25, 2013
May 20, 2013
You don't have to just grin and bear it! Go inside the bewitching opening night of the big, Broadway musical Matilda, starring Bertie Carvel, Lauren Ward, all those r-e-v-o-l-t-i-n-g children and more.April 11, 2013
Find out competitive Matilda composer Tim Minchin’s brief history with Broadway, who he’s rooting for this year and why he wants to set up an “actual cage fight” with Cyndi Lauper.June 9, 2013
In the newest episode of Making Matilda, director Matthew Warchus reveals how he avoided betraying Roald Dahl's "offbeat" vision, why Matilda is a real treat for audiences of all ages and how schoolyard games helped the cast bond.March 15, 2013