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Something Theatrical

Civic brings Matilda to stage
Matilda the Musical

One of Roald Dahl’s beloved children’s stories comes to life in a new way this month at the Civic Theatre, 329 S. Park St.

Matilda the Musical follows the story of Matilda, a young genius with some incredible talents. Put down by her family, the Wormwoods, and her awful headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, Matilda uses her smarts to take a stand against the bullies in her life.

Show times are 7:30 p.m. Sept. 20, 27 and Oct. 4; 2 p.m. Sept. 21, 22, 28, 29 and Oct. 5 and 6; and 10 a.m. Sept. 28.

Tickets cost $27.50 for adults, $22.50 for students and children 12 years old and up and $17 for children under 12. For tickets or more information, visit or call 343-1313.