On Tuesday evening, we had the honor of visiting the Hershey Theatre to see Roald Dahl’s Matilda, the Musical. It was the Broadway production of the show, on tour. Gracie has a Wish List of musicals that she’s hoping to see during our 2 Year Musical Journey, and this one was on that list.
About the Show
Winner of a record-breaking seven Olivier Awards including Best Musical, MATILDA THE MUSICAL is more than a show, it’s a phenomenon. Based on the beloved 1988 children’s novel by best‐selling author Roald Dahl, MATILDA is the story of an intelligent young girl with extraordinary powers who dreams of a better life and rebels against her nasty parents and the child‐hating headmistress of her boarding school. Armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, Matilda dares to take a stand and change her destiny.
This celebrated smash hit is presented by The Royal Shakespeare Company, one of the most acclaimed theater companies in the world, and the Dodgers, Tony Award®‐winning producers of hits like Jersey Boys. Tony Award®‐winning director Matthew Warchus (God of Carnage, The Norman Conquests) helms this exhilarating and …read more