• Admission: $33-$49
  • Location: Berkeley Playhouse
  • 2640 College Avenue
  • Berkeley, CA 94704

Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical

Berkeley Playhouse presents Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical, performing November 4 - December 23, 2022

Book by Dennis Kelly

Music and Lyrics by Tim Minchin

Based on the book Matilda by Roald Dahl

This Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical based on the beloved children’s book is a captivating tale that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of imagination, and the inspiring story of a girl who dreams of a better life.

Matilda is a young girl in England with incredible wit, intelligence and psychokinetic powers, but is constantly underestimated by her family and bullied by mean headmistress Miss Trunchbull. Matilda finds hope in her school teacher Miss Honey, who appreciates the child’s extraordinary personality. Will Matilda find the courage to stand up to her foes, changing her life and her fellow pupils’ for the better?

Upcoming Dates For This Event:
  • Friday, December 9
  • Saturday, December 10
  • Sunday, December 11
  • Friday, December 16
  • Saturday, December 17
  • Sunday, December 18
  • Thursday, December 22
  • Friday, December 23