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3 Matildas Teach a Fellow Broadway Baby One of Their Onstage Superpowers

Tony winner Daisy Eagan also takes the opportunity to smuggle away her Sardi's caricature.

After nearly four years on Broadway, Matilida The Musical takes its final bow at the Shubert Theatre on January 1. But before they close up shop, TheaterMania's resident "Broadway Baby" Daisy Eagan (Broadway's youngest-ever Tony-winning actress), had to pay the show's young stars a visit for some parting wisdom. Roald Dahl's famous child genius has a wide array of skills and talents to impart, but the three girls who share the role on Broadway — Ava Briglia, Willow McCarthy, and Aviva Winick — chose one in particular that makes them "sweat with joy."