New 2023 Matilda cast


New Cast Announced From September 2023

20 Jul 2023

Casting has been announced for the Royal Shakespeare Company’s West End production of Matilda The Musical, now in its 12th year and continuing to play to packed houses at the Cambridge Theatre.

We are delighted to announce that Estella Evans, Selena Karir and Arabella Stanton will be joining Sophia Goodman to share the title role of Matilda, with their first performances from 13 September.

We will also be welcoming Kieran Hill as Miss Trunchbull and Lydia White as Miss Honey, who will join current cast members Rakesh Boury and Amy Ellen Richardson as Mr and Mrs Wormwood. 

Nolan Edwards, Sean Lopeman, Ruairidh McDonald, Kane Oliver Parry, Deborah Tracey, Esme Bacalla-Hayes, Ronan Burns, Ella Caldwell, Stan Doughty, Karina Hind, Roan Pronk, Gabrielle Davina Smith, Lauren Varnham and Esme Bacalla-Hayes will join the existing adult cast which includes Thea Bunting, Aaron Jenkins and Sam Lathwood.

The other young performers announced today who join the London company in the roles of Bruce, Lavender, Nigel and the rest of the pupils at Crunchem Hall are as follows:  Sidhant Anand, Charlie Cox, Jack Dennis, Megan Donovan, Rosy Drury, Jake Durant, Phoebe Easom, Jaydon Eastman, Benjamin El Refaie, Jax Fenner, Max Garlick, Lilia Guinoubi, Gina Harris-Sullivan, Coco-Lili Hodder, Elliott Marsden, Sophia McAlister, Charlotte Mellington, Kanon Narumi, Toryn O’Callaghan, Zarian Marcel Obatarhe, Kristiano Ricardo, Harriet Rogers, Azalea-Belle Sharp, Archie Smith, Joshua Wahab.

We are also excited to announce that TikTok £10 Tickets for ages 16-25 can now be booked online for every performance, and in person from the Cambridge Theatre Box Office. Sign up today at to receive your exclusive booking link, and follow us on the RSC TikTok channel.