Matilda, the hit musical from London had its first preview on Broadway Monday night, March 4th.
Matilda The Musical is written by playwright Dennis Kelly, with music and lyrics by the Australian comedian, musician and composer Tim Minchin. It is based on Roald Dahl’s 1988 book about a girl with extraordinary powers.
Other shows beginning this week on Broadway:
Lucky Guy with Tom Hanks: First preview, March 1
Breakfast At Tiffany’s with Emilia Clarke: First preview, March 4
Kinky Boots with music by Cyndi Lauper: First preview, March 5
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by Christopher Durang with Sigourney Weaver: First preview, March 5.