Pieter Toerien and GWB Entertainment in association with The Royal Shakespeare Company

Are proud to present

ROALD DAHL’S MATILDA The Musical

 ‘EASILY THE STANDOUT MUSICAL OF THE DECADE’ Sunday Times

The South African production will run from 9 December at ARTSCAPE just in time for the HOLIDAYS!

Matilda The Musical is the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl.

With book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda The Musical is the story of an extraordinary little girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.

Winner of over 85 international awards, including 16 for Best Musical, Matilda The Musical is now in its seventh year in London where it continues to delight audiences of all ages.

The titular character is played, on a rotational basis, by 3 outstanding little actresses who all hail from the mother city, namely Lilla Fleishman, Morgan Santo and Kitty Harris, each bringing to the character their on uniqueness. It’s quite breath-taking to witness.

Other cast include:

Mrs Wormwood – Claire Taylor

Mr Wormwood – Stephen Jubber

Mrs Phelps – Nompumelelo Mayiyane

Mrs Honey – Bethany Dickson

Miss Trunchbull – Ryan De Villiers

The ensemble is made up of an experienced group of performers who nightly, give their all for you entertainment.

They are: Weslee Swain Lauder, Kenneth Meyer, Kent Jaycocke, Zac Gabriek Werb, Jasmin Colangelo, Ipeleng Merafe, Jack Fokkens, Cameron Seear, Keeran Issacs, Levi Maron, Megan Saayman, Robyn Ivey, Taylor Salgado, Joshua LeClair, Londiwe Dhlomo, Katrina Dix, Carlo McFarlane, Jonathan Raath, Logan Timbre.

CAPE TOWN – ARTSCAPE

9 December – 13 January

Bookings now open at Computicket

For detailed background information on the show and the characters please visit: https://uk.matildathemusical.com/