NEWS: New Matilda Line-Up Announced for Hit Musical

Matilda the Musical has unveiled three new leading child performers joining Abbie Vena in the title role of the hit West End show. 

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(l-r) Emma Moore, Abbie Vena, Eva-Marie Saffrey and Lilian Hardy. (c) Helen Maybanks.

From the 14th March Emma Moore, Eva-Marie Saffrey and Lilian Hardy will join Annie Vena in the title role of Matilda.

To mark the occasion, a new video has also been released of the four girls learning acrobatic tricks and skills along with Craig Els who plays Miss Trunchbull.

The musical also stars in the adult cast Michael Begley as Mr Wormwood, Miria Parvin as Miss Honey and Rebecca Thornhill who plays Mrs Wormwood.

Meanwhile, the young performers joining the cast of the production are Mylo Burton-Mays, Kira Caple, Jessica Chalmers, Hari Coles, Archie Durrant, Charlotte Fallart, Regan Garcia, Ptolemy Gidney, Aiyana Goodfellow, Sebastian Harry, Angelina Li, Tilda Marriage Massey, Ben Robinson, Tori Louise Ryan and Kacy O’Sullivan.

Matilda the Musical is based on the beloved story written by Roald Dahl and tells the story of an extraordinary little girl with extraordinary powers. The musical originally premiered in Stratford-Upon-Avon before transferring to the West End, going on to win numerous awards.

The production is directed by Matthew Warchus and features a book written by Dennis Kelly. It is designed by Rob Howell with choreography by Peter Darling and music and lyrics by Tim Minchin.

Matilda the Musical is currently booking at the Cambridge Theatre until the 17th December 2017. To book tickets visit: Ticketmaster.co.uk, Last Minute.com, Theatre Tickets Direct.co.uk, Love Theatre.com, Theatre People.com and UK Tickets.co.uk