Wednesday 29 January 2020
The Cambridge Theatre in Seven Dials is currently home to the award winning Matilda The Musical.
The Cambridge Theatre is one of the youngest and most attractive theatres in the West End, having opened in 1930 with interior decoration by Serge Chemayeff of Waring and Gillow. These were completely restored under the supervision of Carl Toms in 1986.
Productions at the theatre have included 1066 and All That , Heartbreak House with Edith Evans and Robert Donat, Billy Liar, Half a Sixpence with Tommy Steele, Bruce Forsyth in Little Me, Peter O’ Toole in Man and Superman, Return to the Forbidden Planet, Fame, The Beautiful Game, Jerry Springer –The Opera and Chicago .
Matilda The Musical, the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl, is the current resident production.
‘AN EVENING OF UNADULTERATED BLISS.’ Writer Dennis Kelly and composer and lyricist Tim Minchin go to the top of the class with this anarchically joyous, gleefully nasty and ingenious musical.’ (The Guardian)