PQA presents Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical JR

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PQA Chorley production of Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical JR.

Book by Dennis Kelly Music and Lyrics by Tim MInchin

Orchestrations and Additional Music by Chris Nightingale

Rebellion is nigh in Matilda JR., a gleefully witty ode to the the anarchy of childhood and the power of imagination! This story of a girl who dreams of a better life and the children she inspires will have audiences rooting for the "revolting children" who are out to teach the grown-ups a lesson.

Matilda has astonishing wit, intelligence... and special powers! She's unloved by her cruel parents but impresses her schoolteacher, the highly loveable Miss Honey. Matilda's school life isn't completely smooth sailing, however – the school's mean headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, hates children and just loves thinking up new punishments for those who don't abide by her rules. But Matilda has courage and cleverness in equal amounts, and could be the school pupils' saving grace!

Packed with high-energy dance numbers and catchy songs, Matilda JR. is a joyous girl power romp. Children and adults alike will be thrilled and delighted by the story of the special little girl with an extraordinary imagination.

Running Time Approx 1hr 15minutes including interval

Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical JR. This amateur production is presented by arrangement with Music Theatre International All authorised performance materials are also supplied by MTI www.MTIShows.co.uk

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Enjoy code: 100043
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Scene
Target groups
Adult
Source
TheList
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