4 Girls Debut on Broadway as Matilda in Matilda The Musical
The producers of “Matilda The Musical” on Broadway, the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Dodgers, have announced that four young actresses will be making their Broadway debut as Matilda. The girls, Sophia Gennusa, Oona Laurence, Bailey Ryon and Milly Shapiro, will each play the role at different performances.
She started acting when she was five and in that time has appeared in the feature film “A Little Game” with F. Murray Abraham and Ralph Macchio. Oona is also a dancer who has training in jazz, hip-hop, ballet and modern dancer. She has a merit scholarship at the Harkness Dance Center.