30.03.2012 [Knoxville News Sentinel] - The Children's Theatre of Knoxville presents the stage adaptation of RoaldDahl's novel "Matilda." Performances are 1 and 5 pm today, April 7 and April 14; 3 pm April 1 and April 15; and 7 pm April 5-6 and April 12-13. Tickets are $12 per person
04.04.2012 [Faro de Vigo] - Lorax entretendrá a los niños, por supuesto; y su mensaje pro naturalista siempre es bienvenido. Los mayores, sin embargo, percibirán que Dr. Seuss no es RoaldDahl (Matilda, Charlie y la fábrica de chocolate) y la excesiva artificiosidad del producto.
23.03.2012 [Forbes] - While at the Harvard Medical School in 1987 his study of infectious diseases took an unconventional turn after hearing about the experiences of Paul Farmer and Ophelia Dahl (the daughter of author RoaldDahl and actress Patricia Neal) in Haiti.
16.04.2012 [Kensington and Chelsea Today] - The four team members, all from Year 6, have read three books in preparation: The BFG by RoaldDahl, Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce and I am David by Anne Holm. The format will have four rounds: one round of questions for each of the books and then a
31.03.2012 [Spalding Guardian] - Based on the best-selling book by classic children's author RoaldDahl, it took around 40 Year 6 pupils three months to perfect their version, which included younger students from the school choir as well. The script was taken from Dahl's original
12.04.2012 [The Star] - Peter J Murray will take part in RoaldDahl readings at Meadowhall with Celebrity Dad of the Year Andre, as they attempt to get more than 4000 children in the record books. Murray, author of Bonebreaker and the Mokee Joe series, said if it wasn't for
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16.04.2012 [Philadelphia Inquirer] - The musical, based on RoaldDahl's story, plans to open it in New York early next year. The prize for best actor in a play went jointly to Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller, who alternated the roles of a scientist and his monstrous creation in
16.04.2012 [The Independent] - MORE Matilda waltzes off with seven awards The musical version of RoaldDahl's Matilda was the big winner at last night's Olivier Awards, with a record seven awards. Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller shared the best actor award.
16.04.2012 [Los Angeles Times] - "Matilda the Musical," based on the popular book by RoaldDahl, was the big winner at the Olivier Awards on Sunday, scooping up the prize for best new musical plus six other awards. The Oliviers are Britain's highest theater honor
16.04.2012 [How Do] - The comedian David Walliams has explored his passion for the children's author RoaldDahl in an ITV1 programme produced by Manchester's Blakeway North. In the programme Walliams traces some of the influences on Dahl's work. There are also contributions
11.04.2012 [AfterElton.com] - RoaldDahl is a beloved children's book author who scares the hell out of me. I don't want to know where he lived, who raised him, or why he decided to address kids as an occupation, because the man is so, so disturbing. His Matilda is grim
25.03.2012 [Beaconsfield Advertiser] - Classic children's tale James and the Giant Peach has flowed from Buckinghamshire author RoaldDahl's pen to blockbuster success on the silver screen. In something of a homecoming, the dark tale or a lonely boy on a journey of a lifetime moves to the
14.04.2012 [The Star] - South Yorkshire author Peter J Murray also helped out with RoaldDahl readings. The final count won't be verified until next week but with over 4000 children registered to take part Meadowhall bosses hope they have done it. And world record or not the
10.04.2012 [UM Maneater] - The opportunity to rent out books from RoaldDahl, Zora Neale Hurston and CDs from Ke$ha or Ella Fitzgerald has been a big enough incentive to have Columbia residents clamoring for more. The Daniel Boone Regional Library prides itself on having
16.04.2012 [Wetherby Today] - The festival has a packed family events programme this year, including Bunk Puppets and Scamp Theatre's Swamp Juice, which received rave reviews at Edinburgh Festival; and theatre group Illyria's performance of RoaldDahl's classic, The Twits.
30.03.2012 [Get Bracknell] - By Caroline Cook A new adaptation of a RoaldDahl classic is coming to South Hill Park. Caroline Cook finds out more From the moment James Henry Trotter's parents get gobbled up by a rhinoceros, you know the story of James and the Giant Peach is going
16.04.2012 [The Maine Campus] - Such were the Reading Rainbow, RoaldDahl days of glory — when youngsters transformed into brainy schoolgirls trumping Trunchbulls, or orphan boys navigating giant peaches alongside crews of affable insects. We can all look back at the experience of
23.03.2012 [OregonLive.com] - Dr. Seuss, Jim Henson, RoaldDahl, Shel Silverstein -- many of the greatest children's entertainers share something in common. "Here's the trick," says Morgan Talyor, creator of his own children's character, Gustafer Yellowgold.
29.03.2012 [Shiny Style] - The granddaughter of author RoaldDahl was spotted at her super curvy stage by a scout after she helped pick up her shopping, and the rest, as they say, is history. Gracing the catwalks in basques and lingerie at the beginning of her career
14.04.2012 [Malaysia Star] - So on my son's bedside table, books abound, not toys, and the sight of that neatly arranged pile of books again brings back memories, this time of tense nights two years ago when I painstakingly persuaded him to give RoaldDahl a try.
22.03.2012 [Reading Post] - Kerry Ingram, 12, from Walsh Avenue in Warfield, is one of a group of young actresses who take turns in playing RoaldDahl's famous character in the West End production. The group has been nominated for the prestigious Laurence Olivier Award
21.03.2012 [Barron's (blog)] - So I hope I have some credibility when I say, bundle your children or grandchildren up at the next available school break and fly directly to London to see Matilda The Musical , the Royal Shakespeare Company's reworking of RoaldDahl's tale of a bright
24.03.2012 [The Patriot Ledger] - For more information, call 508-585-2665 or go to www.thebookshack.net The classic RoaldDahl children's story about a grasshopper and an earthworm comes to life when the Boston Children's Theatre performs “James and the Giant Peach” at noon and 2 pm
30.03.2012 [AboutMyArea] - Nine pupils from Year 7 at Fearns Community Sports College, Stacksteads, took part in the Readathon challenge for nearly two hours to raise funds for two good causes: CLIC Sargeant and RoaldDahl's Marvellous Children's Charity.
13.04.2012 [University of Bristol] - There are Penguins, Pelicans and Puffins – books for all ages and interests – and plenty of child-friendly activities, including a RoaldDahl DVD to watch. Penguin 'Make and Take' workshops run on Sundays from 2pm to 4pm. The exhibition closes at the
21.03.2012 [CBC.ca] - Dahl's nasty streak The undisputed king of literary cruelty, however, is the late RoaldDahl, who took a notoriously unsentimental view of childhood. In terms of bloodshed, the Welshman's stories are also quite mild, but they display an undeniable