Watch: “Even grown-ups are children in a way”

During this week’s episode of‘s online cultural programme ‘Take A Bow‘, Coryse Borg speaks to Kris Spiteri – affectionately-known as Krispi – who is the musical director of award-winning Matilda the Musical, which will be staged by Masquerade Malta at the Mediterranean Conference Centre in April.

Adapted from the incomparable children’s novel of the same name by Roald Dahl, the musical, with original songs by Tim Minchin and a script by Dennis Kelly, tells the timeless story of an extraordinary little girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to change her own destiny.

Matilda the Musical will be performed at the Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valletta on Friday 17th April at 7.30 pm, Saturday 18th April at 7.30 pm, Sunday 19th April at 2.30 pm and 7.30 pm, Saturday 25th April at 2.30 pm and 7.30 pm and Sunday 26th April at 2.30 pm.

Tickets are available online at For more information, you may visit or call 7979 3737.

Filming: Sarah Salafia

Editing: Coryse Borg