The Australian production of Matilda the musical is the most awarded musical in Australian theatrical history and now it's coming to Auckland.
The production was originally commissioned by Britain's Royal Shakespeare Company, with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin.
It's based on the best selling children's novel by Roald Dahl about a highly intelligent but neglected girl called Matilda, and features a classic Dahl villian in the form of tyrannical headmistress, Miss Trunchbull.
The Australian producer of the production is Louise Withers is in Aucklad and joins Jesse in the studio.
More details and ticket information can be found here