Matilda JR – Plano – Starcatchers Theatre at Willow Bend Center of the Arts

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Showtimes

Friday, January 28, 7:00pm
Saturday, January 29, 1:00pm
Saturday, January 29, 7:00pm
Sunday, January 30, 1:00pm

Thursday, February 3, 7:00pm – POSTPONED to 2/5, 4:00
Friday, February 4, 7:00pm – POSTPONED to 2/6, 1:00
Saturday, February 5, 1:00pm
Saturday, February 5, 4:00pm – NEW PERFORMANCE
Saturday, February 5, 7:00pm
Sunday, February 6, 1:00pm – NEW PERFORMANCE

Synopsis

Rebellion is nigh in Matilda JR., a gleefully witty ode to the the anarchy of childhood and the power of imagination! This story of a girl who dreams of a better life and the children she inspires will have audiences rooting for the “revolting children” who are out to teach the grown-ups a lesson.

Matilda has astonishing wit, intelligence… and special powers! She’s unloved by her cruel parents but impresses her schoolteacher, the highly loveable Miss Honey. Matilda’s school life isn’t completely smooth sailing, however – the school’s mean headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, hates children and just loves thinking up new punishments for those who don’t abide by her rules. But Matilda has courage and cleverness in equal amounts, and could be the school pupils’ saving grace!

Credits

Book by Dennis Kelly | Music and Lyrics by Tim Minchin