FUHS Theatre
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We are offering a special performance on March 20th for Local Elementary and Middle Schools. Please contact Michael Despars at fuhsdrama@gmail.com to reserve your spots.




Book by Dennis Kelly Music & Lyrics by Tim Minchin

Orchestrations and Additional Music by Chris Nightingale

Directed by: Michael Despars and Genni Klein

March 13th, 14th, 19th, 20th at 7:00pm

March 14th at 1:00pm

Matilda the Musical is a stage musical based on the 1988 children's novel of the same name by Roald Dahl. The musical's narrative centers on Matilda, a precocious 5-year-old girl with the gift of telekinesis, who loves reading, overcomes obstacles caused by her family and school, and helps her teacher to reclaim her life.

Matilda was first commissioned and produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company and premiered at The Courtyard Theatre, Stratford-Upon-Avon, England on 9 November 2010. It transferred to The Cambridge Theatre in the West End of London on 25 October 2011 and received its US premiere at the Shubert Theatre, Broadway USA on 4 March 2013

Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI) All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.MTIShows.com

Roald Dahl’s