Matilda The Musical

Now playing at the Cambridge Theatre

Book Tickets
Matilda The Musical Book Tickets

Matilda The Musical is the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl.

With book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda The Musical is the story of an extraordinary little girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.

Matilda has been seen by more than 10 million people across more than 90 cities worldwide, including over 4 million in London’s West End where it has been delighting audiences for over a decade.

VENUE Cambridge Theatre, Earlham St, London WC2H 9HU

TICKETS From £20.00 – No fees

All ticket prices include a £1.70 restoration levy

LOTTERY £25 tickets available for every Monday – Sunday performance. Draws will take place daily, except on Thursdays. Enter here.

BOOK WITH CONFIDENCE For maximised flexibility, customers can exchange their tickets up to 48 hours prior to the event. A £2 per ticket exchange fee will apply.


ACCESS Click here to find out about access tickets for Matilda

GROUPS Read more here

RUNNING TIME 2 hours, 35 minutes (including 20 min interval)

We aren’t able to admit any children under the age of 4 and every customer must have their own ticket. To help us make sure everyone enjoys the show, your little ones need to be able to sit in their own seat without any assistance.

CONTENT WARNINGS This show contains loud sounds and flashing lights at certain points during the performance. If you would like more detailed information of when these will occur, please click here. Please be aware this page contains spoilers.

Please note the producers cannot guarantee the appearance of any particular artist. The schedule is subject to change and may be affected by contracts, holidays, illness or events beyond the producers’ control.

For any other questions, please visit our FAQs page and take a look at our visitor guide before you come. Enjoy your visit to our theatre.

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Our range of experiences are perfect for special occasions like birthdays, family celebrations, or a treat for yourself. Simply take a look through our extra-special offers, pick the experience that’s perfect for you, and we’ll take care of the rest.

The prices below do not include the price of the seat ticket. 

Looking to raise the bar?
£45 per person

Gold Family Experience

  • Greeted by a Red Coat and shown to a reserved table in the bar
  • Enjoy a pre-show drink and savoury snacks at your table
  • Interval drink and ice cream will also be served at your table
  • Show programme each


If you’re looking for a bespoke package or already have tickets and would like to add an experience, please email our team.


Enter the lottery

£25 tickets will be available in a weekly draw for the following weeks performances.


Listen to the music of Matilda

Matilda News & Reviews

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An evening of unadulterated bliss

The Guardian

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Utterly exhilarating

The Independent


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The quest for a great new musical is over

Evening Standard

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Hilarious, moving, glorious

Daily Telegraph


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Book with Confidence, Exchange with Ease

Book with Confidence


Customers can exchange their tickets up to 48 hours prior to the event. A £2 per ticket exchange fee may apply. Terms & conditions apply.



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