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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
+44 844 412 4652
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This show was really good. Wasn't to similar to the film which was good as it is one of my favourite films.. Miss trunchable was amazing!

Thank Gina B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant. Amazing cast of adults and children. Trunchbull deserves a special mention but all the cast deserve praise. We had good seats in the stalls and paid £52.50 each bur well worth it. My partner was a little skeptical but was soon won over....More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 4 days ago

My daughter two years ago was Matilda in this show. Needless to say I loved it back then and had fond memories. But having such great memories drew me back last week to see the show again. And once again it was fantastic. Everything about...More

Thank cliff t
Reviewed 6 days ago

I'd been looking for tickets for Matilda for ages, but they are unfortunately quite expensive. Finally, I managed to get a good deal and off we went. We had seats in the stalls and this was great- the actors go off through the aisles, so...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have seen this twice now – once with friends when it was the original cast (Bertie Carvell!) and once with kids- one of the best shows in London- the set is fantastic and the songs so catchy – I am still singing them 2 weeks...More

Thank IncognitoJones
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second time seeing the show, the first being in New York. This London production did not include a scene dealing with the molestation of Matilda, which makes it more suitable for audiences of all ages. The children were phenomenal, but we were...More

Thank playabonita
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my family to see Matilda yesterday, Sunday 1st Oct, this is the second visit to this show as we went two years ago. Such a fascinating show. We liked it the first time we saw it, but yesterday was simply outstanding. We were...More

Thank Jmargo54
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This musical is fun for all ages. My husband bought me tickets for my birthday and I loved it! The set was well designed and the production was fantastic. All the actors especially the kids were incredible. The little girl who played Matilda was fantastic....More

Thank MrsBassett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We all know the story, we have seen the movie. The show is just great. The kids are amazing - true professionals. I loved Lavender. She's a great actress

Thank rami1963
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The whole family and friends thought this was the best musical they had been to. Booked about 9 months in advance with seats about 5 rows from the stage, so an excellent position. This was, quite simply superb. It was the first time (Saturday afternoon)...More

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Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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25 September 2017|
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Response from EiizC |
Take a look at theatremonkey for opinions on seats. Generally though all are pretty good and the restriction is a rail.
Christopher L
5 September 2017|
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Response from clo2410 | Reviewed this property |
i would not recommend it. very busy area and no big car parks. street parking is minimal and probably expensive
Lana K
15 May 2017|
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Response from S_BurnsBedfordshire | Reviewed this property |
It will depend on what the actors are doing between shows. They won't be obliged to do autographs although I'm sure they would if they're around. But definitely not any of the child performers - they're not allowed to... More