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Matilda the Musical

Earlham Street | Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9HU, England
+44 844 412 4652
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Earlham Street | Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9HU, England
Covent Garden
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Reviewed today

I love theater and have seen many shows over the years in London & NYC. My husband and I both loved Matilda. The sets were phenomenal and the actors did a fantastic job. The music was good too, as I found myself humming some of...More

Thank HyperChick921
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Reviewed yesterday

My friend chose the musical we went to see and I wasn't looking forward to it. I was wrong, it was amazing!! Miss Trunchball stole the show but the child actors were exceptional and so young! Everything about it from the set to the songs...More

Thank Andania76
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Reviewed yesterday

Brought my daughter to see this, and she loved it. Before we had kids, my wife and I saw the original at the RSC in Stratford Upon Avon when it premiered as we weren't sure if it would make it to London, and of course...More

Thank oterwill
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was given the opportunity to see this show while on a recent business trip to London. It would not have been my choice but since the chance was offered why not?. The show was good. I was not familiar with the story before, it...More

Thank Heidi B
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I didn't enjoy the musical at all. For the price of the tickets I thought it would have been a lot better. There were parts in the musical when I didnt have a clue what was going on. The Russian Mafia? Honestly? The mother with...More

Thank Ashleigh C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed the production of Matilda although it’s a bit different to the book. Some of the songs were a bit flat and the storyline wasn’t as compelling as I would have hoped. The sound wasn’t great which was a shame. However there are special moments...More

2  Thank Barrington1978
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super show and the kids who perform in it are amazing. Funny and charming. Great for kids to see as well. Pre pay for your intermission drinks as well. It was great to come out and they are all prepared with your ticket number on...More

1  Thank Jacqui K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hey guys, it's me again. I must say, this was very good, however, I would much rather sit and watch it in front of the TV as you can control the sound and therefore can limit the volume of 'sometimes you have to be a...More

Thank Ben K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This show is absolutely delightful! My 8 year old had read the book, my 5.5 year old knew nothing about Matilda and my husband is not a fan of musicals - yet we all loved it. The show was completely engaging the entire time. The...More

2  Thank Keri V
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing production, Matilda was played by a wonderful young actress. The theatre is nice, more leg room than some of the others in London.

1  Thank LouLouTravel74
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BeverlyBelury
20 March 2018|
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Response from minnieinrichmond | Reviewed this property |
Be careful about buying discount tickets . You can get cheaper tickets from any reputable ticket seller such as ticket master
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BeverlyBelury
18 March 2018|
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Response from gradinthesmoke | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have sixteen tickets set aside for 16-25 year olds on the morning of each performance.
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Chris M
15 February 2018|
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Response from Ulrika G | Reviewed this property |
I would say it is enjoyable for adults and children both. Very high quality!
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