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Matilda The Musical
Matilda The Musical

It’s the story of an extraordinary girl who dreams of a better life. Armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, Matilda dares to take a stand and change her destiny.

First Preview Date
March 4, 2013
Opening Date
April 11, 2013
Closing Date
Open ended
Show Run Time
2 hours and 40 minutes with 1 intermission
Tickets By Phone Regular Ticket Price Premium Ticket Price
(212) 239-6200 / (800) 432-7250 $37 - $157 $199 - $279

Tickets may also be purchased in person at the box office. See Theatre Information for location and hours.

Current Week's Schedule

Mon Oct 20th Tue Oct 21st Wed Oct 22nd Thu Oct 23rd Fri Oct 24th Sat Oct 25th Sun Oct 26th
7:00 2:00 & 8:00 7:00 8:00 2:00 & 8:00 3:00
Additional Fees

Tickets purchased online and by phone are subject to a per-ticket service charge of $7.50 and a per order handling fee. Handling fees vary by how your tickets are delivered.  Facility fees, where applicable, are included in the ticket price. Note: You can avoid on-line and telephone fees by purchasing your tickets in person at the show's box office.

Group Tickets

For groups of 10 or more, please visit Telecharge.com Group Sales or call (212) 239-6262 (outside the NY metro area (800) 432-7780.)

Rush Information

$27 - A minimum of 20 tickets will be sold through a lottery for each performance. Beginning 2 and 1/2 hours before every performance, patrons are invited to enter the lottery; winners will be drawn two hours before each performance. Winners will be able to then purchase tickets at $27 each. Winners must be present at the time of the drawing and show valid ID to purchase tickets. Limit one entry per person and two tickets per winner. Subject to availability and seats may be partial view.

Standing Room

$27 - Available on the day of the performance when the box office opens. Only available when the performance is sold out. Limit 2 tickets per person.

Show Advisory

Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

Matilda The Musical

Musical, Original, Broadway


Winner of four Tony Awards and a record-breaking seven Olivier Awards including Best Musical, Matilda The Musical is based on the beloved novel by Roald Dahl (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Fantastic Mr. Fox). It’s the story of an extraordinary girl who dreams of a better life. Armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, Matilda dares to take a stand and change her destiny.


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Music by Tim Minchin. Book by Dennis Kelly. Lyrics by Tim Minchin. Based on the novel by Roald Dahl.

Directed by Matthew Warchus. Choreographed by Peter Darling.

Starring Lesli Margherita.

For full credits, view the show on IBDB.com

Shubert Theatre

225 West 44th Street
Between Broadway and 8th Avenue

Box Office Hours

Monday through Saturday: 10 am to 8 pm Sunday: Noon to 6 pm

Matilda The Musical on Tour

For more information regarding the tour, click here.

All performance dates and information subject to change.

Official London TheatreMatilda is also playing in London on the West End.  Get information, a performance schedule, and tickets at officiallondontheatre.co.uk.

Get more information on London theatre via our partners at officiallondontheatre.co.uk.





Matilda The Musical (Cast Recording)

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