TUTS brings entertaining Matilda The Musical to the Hobby Center

photo credit: Joan Marcus


Matilda The Musical, named Time Magazine’s #1 Show of the Year, has arrived in Houston as part of the Theatre Under the Stars’ 2015/16 season at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts.

Produced by the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Dodgers, this first national tour of Matilda, The Musical will be in Houston with TUTS until October 18.

Based on the beloved novel by Roald Dahl, Matilda The Musical is directed by Tony Award® winner Matthew Warchus, who helms this production with a book by Tony Award®-winning playwright Dennis Kelly and music and lyrics by Australian comedian, musician and composer Tim Minchin.

Winner of 50 international awards including four Tony Awards® and a record-breaking 7 Olivier Awards® including Best Musical, Matilda The Musical is the story of an extraordinary girl who dreams of a better life. Armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, Matilda dares to take a stand and change her destiny.

TUTS will offer several special events and add-on packages in conjunction with the show to make for an unforgettable musical experience:

  • OUT@TUTS post-show cast party – Thursday, October 8
  • Matilda Add-On Package – Thursday, October 15 performance ONLY

Tickets, starting at $30, are available online at www.TUTS.com or by phone at (713) 558-TUTS (8887), outside the Houston area at (888) 558-3882. They may also be purchased in person at the TUTS Box Office at 800 Bagby.

For more information, visit TUTS.com/events.

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