presented by JCompany Youth Theatre
March 3, 2020 – March 22, 2020
Playing at David & Dorothea Garfield Theater
4126 Executive Drive La Jolla, CA 92037
Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, this Tony Award-winning musical 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 little girl with astonishing wit, intelligence, and psychokinetic powers. She’s unloved by her cruel parents but impresses her schoolteacher, 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. Matilda has courage and cleverness in equal amounts, and could be the school pupils’ saving grace!
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