Matilda The Musical Costa Mesa Tickets
Matilda The Musical Costa Mesa
The 2012 Matilda The Musical combines the heartwarming story of an underappreciated child with wit and award-winning musical numbers to charm audiences of all ages. Named TIME Magazine’s #1 Show of the Year, the musical performs to sold-out shows on London’s West End, on Broadway and on its national U.S. tour.
Title character Matilda is a young girl who is precocious and quite extraordinary. With a big intellect and even bigger imagination, she runs into conflict with her car salesman father with few scruples and a mother who prefers beauty to brains. Sent off to Crunchem Hall, Matilda encounters the ruthless headmistress Miss Trunchbull. With the help of a kind teacher, Miss Honey, she is able to apply her wit and special power to take a stand against tyranny, free herself and her friends and create a whole new life and destiny for herself in the process.
Awards and Recognition
Matilda The Musical has won more than fifty international awards. Its 2013 Broadway debut received thirteen Tony Award nominations and won four Tony Awards, including Best Book of Music. It’s also won a record seven of Britain’s prestigious Olivier Awards as well as the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award for Best Musical, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Musical and the Whatsonstage Award for Best West End Show.
Costa Mesa Tickets for Matilda The Musical
The Segerstrom Center for the Arts sits on a 14-acre campus in Orange County. The Center features concert halls, theaters, education centers, a community plaza and a restaurant to provide a visitor-friendly experience for art lovers of all ages. The Center plays host to Broadway shows, ballet, theater, dance and much more. Parking is available at any of the garages or lots near the Segerstrom Center for the Arts.
Matilda The Musical tours all over the United States. Check out the performance schedule and get your tickets at StubHub.
Matilda The Musical Trivia
Matilda The Musical’s seven Olivier Awards in 2012 was the most wins for this award by a single show ever.
In 2014, Matilda the Musical received a Grammy Award nomination for Best Musical Theater Album.
Loved by audiences around the world, Roald Dahl’s original 1988 novel, Matilda, has also been made into a movie (1996) and a BBC two-part radio program.
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