Attention maggots at the Mayflower

MATILDA the Musical opens at Southampton Mayflower on 11th June, running to 6th July.

The Royal Shakespeare Company’s multi-award winning musical, inspired by  Roald Dahl’s much-loved book, was written by Dennis Kelly with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin. The director is Matthew Warchus.

Pictured is Freya Scott, one of the your young actresses who share the title role during the UK tour, on Miss Trunchbull’s chair at Southampton Library, photographed by Stuart Martin.

For more details, visit the website, www.mayflower. or telephone 02380 711811. Gerry Parker’s review of the Bristol stop on the tour is at