Matilda

WATCH: Matilda Star Relives The Movie

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

Can you believe it was 17 years ago that Matilda, starring Danny DeVito, Rhea Perlman, and a then-10-year-old Mara Wilson hit the big screen? Mara...

PICTURE: Matilda's Cast Is All Grown Up

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Nothing beats a cast reunion from one of your favourite childhood films. They hold the same excitement as a school reunion without the dread of actual...

20 Funny Roald Dahl Quotes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.09.2013 | UK Comedy

Roald Dahl wasn't just a wonderful writer - he was a wonderfully witty one, too. To celebrate Roald Dahl Day, we've collected just some of our favo...

Alice E. Vincent

Michael Rosen On Writing Dahl's Biography

HuffingtonPost.com | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 13.09.2012 | Home

Michael Rosen is a legend of both children's literature and poetry. He's also a Roald Dahl fan, and has worked with illustrator Quentin Blake sinc...

Top 10 Films Every Child Should Watch

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

The top ten films every child should watch before they turn nine 1/2 have been revealed. In research carried out for LoveFilm, child psychologist D...

RSC Boss: 'Theatre Is A Sexist World'

PA | Posted 11.07.2012 | Home

The Royal Shakespeare Company's outgoing artistic director has warned against deeper cuts to the arts and lamented the unequal footing for women in Br...

Is Tim Minchin's Matilda the Saviour of British Musicals?

Charlotte Skeoch | Posted 24.03.2012 | UK Entertainment
Charlotte Skeoch

I don't think it's wildly hyperbolic to suggest that musical theatre is generally regarded as the arse-end of all culture. Like the happy-go-lucky mongrel among a snooty pack of pedigrees, dragged on a leash by their oddball ringmaster, Andrew Lloyd Webber; they tend to get it wrong more times than they get it right.

Alice E. Vincent

Review: Matilda The Musical

HuffingtonPost.com | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 05.03.2012 | Home

Matilda, Roald Dahl’s 80’s classic about a unloved little girl who has a brilliant mind, is a kid’s book that pits intelligence against ignoranc...

Caroline Frost

Tim Minchin: 'I Don't Need Punchlines'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Tim Minchin is worried that he'll take too long to answer each question (he has form, apparently). Nonetheless, we proceed tentatively to the first......