Le musical s'inspire du livre pour enfants "Matilda" de Roald Dahl.
Génèse du musical
The Royal Shakespeare Company announced in September 2009 that it was to stage a musical version of the novel Matilda, naming the writer Dennis Kelly as playwright, with direction by Matthew Warchus, orchestrations and music supervision by Chris Nightingale, Set design by Rob Howell and illusions and special effects by Paul Kieve.
The musical opened at the Courtyard Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon, England on December 9, 2010, following previews from November 9.
The choreographer is Peter Darling, with Paul Kaye as Matilda’s father, Mr. Wormwood; 3 young actresses alternate as Matilda: Adrianna Bertola (age 11), Josie Griffiths (age 10) and Kerry Ingram (age 11).
The show ended its run on January 30, 2011.
It was announced in May 2011 that the musical would receive its West End debut at the Cambridge Theatre. The show was originally scheduled to begin performances on the 18th of October however due to structural and instillation work at the theater start of performances was delayed until 25 October 2011 subsequently pushing back opening night from 22 November until 24 November.
In October 2011, it won best musical production and best actor (Bertie Carvel) in the Theatre Awards UK.
Liste des chansons
Miracle - The Company
Naughty - Matilda
School Song - Children and Company
Pathetic - Miss Honey
The Hammer - Miss Trunchbull
The Chokey Chant - The Company
Loud - Mrs Wormwood, Rudolpho
This Little Girl - Miss Honey
Bruce - Children
When I Grow Up - Children, Miss Honey, Matilda
I'm Here - Escapologist, Matilda
The Smell of Rebellion - Miss Trunchbull and Children
Quiet - Matilda
My House - Miss Honey
Revolting Children - Children
When I Grow Up (Reprise) - Children and Company
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