Sophia Elizabeth Gennusa (born October 21, 2003) is an American child actress who played Matilda on Broadway.



  • Matilda the Musical as Matilda
  • Doctor Zhivago as Young Lara/Katarina


  • The Nutcracker
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream as Puck
  • Camp Rolling Hills as Jenny


  • Sophia first performance was March 5, 2013 and her final performance was December 21, 2013.
  • Sophia is from Westchester, New York.
  • Sophia was the youngest of the original Broadway Matildas.
  • Sophia's Instagram is sophiaegennusa
  • During her run, Sophia shared the lead role with Bailey Ryon, Oona Laurence and Milly Shapiro
  • Sophia is an only child.
  • For the Original Broadway Cast Recording, Sophia sang "Naughty".
  • Sophia debuted on the same day as Cristina Fray.
  • The first Broadway show Sophia saw was The Little Mermaid.
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