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Matilda the Musical hits top theatre in Gloucestershire

Matilda at Thes Roses

Roses Young Creatives presents
The Roses, Tewkesbury, Saturday 8th July 2023

This summer Tewkesbury will be filled with the smell of rebellion when Roses Young Creatives present Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical JR. at The Roses Theatre on Saturday 8th July 2023 at 2pm and 7pm.

The musical is based on the beloved book “Matilda” by Roald Dahl and adapted from the award-winning full-length musical. This show tells the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.

Roses Young Creatives is a theatre and film-making club for 5 – 25 year olds. It’s weekly sessions use games, improvisation, devising, designing and training to develop creative skills in theatre and film, and hosts inspiring one-off workshops from visiting industry professionals. Its mission is to develop confidence and explore issues relevant to young people in a safe environment whilst forming great friendships with their peers!

Megan Dunford, producer, Says:
“Our approach is to offer various skills and opportunities to our young creatives in addition to drama, dance and singing. To create well rounded performers and creatives, we will aim to respond to the needs of a group or individual by offering other opportunities surrounding writing, producing, directing… and more!”

Everyone is welcome to come along and support our young performers and witness the promising future talent that Gloucestershire has to offer!

Sat 8 July 2pm & 7pm ┃Tickets:  £12 (concessions available)
Tickets are available to purchase online at: or via our Box Office on 01684 295074.

For more information about the Matilda Jr. or how to get your child involved in our next production, email Georgia at

Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical JR. is presented through special arrangement with and all authorised materials are supplied by Music Theatre International (

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