MATILDA The Musical is set to play at the Minehead Regal this March.

The award-winning show will be screened for Somerset audiences on Saturday, March 4, at 2pm.

The well-known Roald Dahl story will follow the life of Matilda Wormwood (Alisha Weir) as she uses her sharp wit and magical powers to help change the lives of those around her.

Alisha is joined by Emma Thompson, who plays the abominable Miss Trunchball.

The film features screenplay by Dennis Kelly and original music and lyrics by Tim Minchin.

The film is suitable for all the family, although parental guidance is advised.

Tickets for the film cost £5.

Tickets for Regal Film Society members, Friends, and Students/ES40s cost £3.

It is advised that tickets are booked in advance online at the Regal box office (Tel 01643 706430) between 9.30am and 12.00pm or by telephone only from 1.30pm to 4pm, Monday to Saturday.