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Matilda the Musical

225 W. 44th St. Map 212-239-6200 www.matildathemusical.com

The story of an extraordinary little girl who decides that despite a bad beginning filled with rotten parents, a terrifying school and a vicious head mistress, her story is going to be an astonishing one. With the help of her teacher, her friends and a little bit of imagination, Matilda proves that even if you’re little, you can do big things. This Royal Shakespeare Company import received a record-breaking seven 2012 Olivier Awards including Best Musical. Tues. & Thurs., 7; Wed., Fri. & Sat., 8; Wed. & Sat., 2; Sun., 3. Call or visit website for playing schedule. (2 hrs., 30 mins.)

"[Matilda] is a macabre, empowering, and riveting musical that was adapted by Dennis Kelly from the children’s book by Roald Dahl (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), who imbued it with one of his trademark themes: Adults are the natural enemies of children." — Griffin Miller

All photos by Joan Marcus

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