Matilda The Musical: A Magical Delight for All Ages

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Returning to the Sands Theatre at Marina Bay Sands from March 9, 2024, the multi-award-winning production of Matilda The Musical continues to captivate audiences with its enchanting tale of resilience, imagination, and empowerment. Matilda The Musical is produced by GWB Entertainment in association with The Royal Shakespeare Company and presented in Singapore by Base Entertainment Asia.

Based on Roald Dahl’s beloved book, Matilda The Musical follows the extraordinary journey of a courageous young girl who refuses to succumb to the challenges around her. With a sharp mind and boundless imagination, Matilda embarks on a quest to change her own destiny, inspiring audiences along the way.

Directed by Matthew Warchus and featuring a stellar cast, including Ryan Anderson (Rudolpho), Londiwe Dhlomo-Dlamini (Mrs Phelps), Jason Kajdi (Escapologist), Jamie Kaye (Michael Wormwood/Tommy), Matthew Rowland (Mr Wormwood), Gemma Scholes (Miss Honey), Emily Squibb (Mrs Wormwood), Lucy Warway (Lavender) and James Wolstenholme (Miss Trunchbull). The production boasts an exceptional ensemble, bringing to life the vibrant characters of Dahl’s imagination.

Central to the narrative are the three performers portraying the titular role: Yolani Balfour, Donna Craig, and Myla Williams, each bringing a unique charm and charisma to the stage. Supported by an ensemble cast that includes Daniel Abrahams, Jayden Seder, Erich Jordaan, and Gideon van Biljon, the performances are nothing short of captivating.

One of the highlights of Matilda The Musical is its seamless integration of storytelling, music, and choreography. With original songs by Tim Minchin and choreography by Peter Darling, the production strikes the perfect balance between whimsy and emotion, drawing audiences into Matilda’s enchanting world.

Set against the backdrop of Rob Howell’s imaginative design, enhanced by Hugh Vanstone’s lighting and Simon Baker’s sound, the production transports audiences to a world where anything is possible. From dazzling musical numbers to breathtaking special effects and illusions by Paul Kieve, every aspect of the performance is meticulously crafted to immerse audiences in Matilda’s magical journey.

Matilda The Musical has garnered widespread acclaim since its inception, winning over 101 international awards, including 24 for Best Musical. Its enduring popularity is a testament to its universal themes of courage, resilience, and the power of imagination.

Whether you’re a fan of the original book or discovering Matilda’s story for the first time, this production is guaranteed to leave a lasting impression. Don’t miss your chance to experience the magic of Matilda The Musical at the Sands Theatre, Marina Bay Sands. Tickets are now on sale at Marina Bay Sands Ticketing and SISTIC. Maybank cardmembers will receive a 15% discount across all ticket categories.

Book your tickets now and embark on a journey of imagination, empowerment, and pure theatrical delight with Matilda The Musical!

Matilda The Musical [G]

Venue: Sands Theatre at Marina Bay Sands

Dates: Sat, 9 March – Sun, 7 April 2024

Performance Schedule:

  • Tuesdays to Thursdays: 8pm
  • Fridays: 8pm
  • Saturdays: 2pm & 8pm
  • Sundays: 1pm & 6.30pm

Duration: 140 minutes (including a 20-minute intermission)

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Photos Credit : Hanan Assor


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