10/01/2012 08:16 am ET Updated Dec 01, 2012

Matilda The Musical Broadway Tickets Go On Sale Oct. 1

Tickets are now on sale for the Broadway production of Matilda the Musical, the Olivier Award-winning show based on the Roald Dahl children's book, which will begin previews March 4, 2013, at the Shubert Theatre.

Matilda premiered at The Royal Shakespeare Company's Courtyard Theatre in November 2010 and later transferred to the West End's Cambridge Theatre, where it continues to run. The RSC and The Dodgers produce the Broadway run of Matilda, which will officially open April 11, 2013.