Matilda The Musical Sign Language Interpreted performance

Auckland Live and Matilda The Musical are delighted to present a Sign Language interpreted performance of international smash-hit Matilda The Musical on Wednesday 27 September, 7.30pm live at The Civic.

Two trained interpreters, situated on the left-hand side of the stage, will interpret the script during the performance using New Zealand Sign Language.

There are seats reserved for this unique performance that give a clear view of the stage and the interpreters. Tickets for these seats start at $65 (plus service fees).

Sign Language Interpreted tickets available from Monday 7 August, 9am.

About Matilda The Musical:

Matilda The Musical is the multi-award winning musical from the Royal Shakespeare Company, inspired by the beloved book by the incomparable Roald Dahl.

With the book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda The Musical is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.

Winner of 85 international awards, including 16 for Best Musical, Matilda continues to delight audiences in London, and on tour around the USA before it arrives at The Civic, Auckland in August, 2017 for a strictly limited season.

Running Time:

2:40, including 20 min interval. Times are approximate and subject to change.

How to Book

To book online, visit and enter the offer code SIGNED where indicated. After you have entered the offer code, the designated seats (which have the best view of both the stage and the interpreters) will become visible. A $5 service fee per transaction applies if booking online.

To book over the phone, please call the Ticketmaster Groups Booking Line on 09 970 9745 or A $5 service fee per transaction applies if booking over the phone.

The Sign Language Interpreted ticket allocation will be available until 5pm Thursday 21 September, or until allocation is exhausted.

Can’t wait to see you there!

This performance is presented as part of Auckland Live’s Arts Accessibility programme. If you require any further information please feel free to email

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