Matilda the Musical
Photo: Manuel Harlan
Currently playing at the Cambridge Theatre
Matilda the Musical is based on the children’s novel of the same name by Roald Dahl. It was written by Dennis Kelly with music and lyrics by comedian, Tim Minchin. The musical’s narrative centres on Matilda, a downtrodden 5-year-old girl with the gift of telekinesis who loves to read and overcomes obstacles caused by her family and school.