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AUDITIONS

Roald Dahl's
Matilda The Musical

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Center Stage Productions will present Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical    

 August 11th, 12th, and 13th at 8:00 P.M.

August 14th at 2:00 P.M.

Directed and Choreographed by Patrick Murray 

Music Direction by Meghan Hickey 

Associate Director and Choreographer Alyssa Noval

     Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of imagination and the inspiring story of a girl who dreams of a better life.

     Packed with high-energy dance numbers, catchy songs and an unforgettable star turn for a young actress, Matilda is a joyous girl power romp. Children and adults alike will be thrilled and delighted by the story of the special little girl with an extraordinary imagination.

AUDITION INFORMATION

We are seeking a dynamic ensemble of children, adults, and every age in between for CSP’s Production of Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical!

WHEN:

Thursday May 5th from 5 P.M. to 10 P.M.
Saturday May 7th from 11 A.M. to 6 P.M.
Callbacks (if needed) Sunday May 8th

WHERE:

The Thomas A. Bruder Jr. Life Center at Neumann University
1 Neumann Dr, Aston, PA 19014

WHAT TO PREPARE:

Children ages 7-12 please prepare either of the following 2 selections:

(Click the button below for access to the sheet music.)

"Naughty" Measures 77-116 Starting with a musical lead in to begin singing at the lyrics "Every day starts with the tick of a clock..."

OR

"Revolting Children" Measures 2-28 Starting with the lyric "Woah..." and ending "... we're revolting." at measure 28.

 

Performers ages 13 and UP please prepare 32 bars of a contemporary uptempo musical theater piece. Comedic and lyric-driven pieces are preferred. Please bring sheet music as an accompanist all be provided.

SIGN UP:

Follow the link below to sign up for an audition slot.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0E4CA5A72FA1FDC25-matilda

Matilda Casting Breakdown

 

The Children

Ages 7-12

Matilda Wormwood

Bruce

Lavender

Amanda

Nigel

Eric

Alice

Hortensia

Tommy

 

Miss Agatha Trunchbull

The tyrannical headmistress at Matilda's school who despises children. We will be considering actors of all gender expressions for this role.

Age: 35 to 55

Vocal range top: G4

Vocal range bottom: A2

 

Miss Honey

Matilda's kindhearted teacher. She is tired of living in fear under Miss Trunchbull.

Age: 25 to 40

Vocal range top: D5

Vocal range bottom: F3

Mr. Wormwood

Matilda's uncaring father. A slimy, greedy used-car salesman.

Age: 35 to 45

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: D3

Mrs. Wormwood

Matilda's self-absorbed, negligent mother and an amateur ballroom dancer.

Age: 35 to 45

Vocal range top: F5

Vocal range bottom: A3

Michael Wormwood

Matilda's older brother. He is not very bright and favored by their parents.

 

Mrs. Phelps

A nice librarian. 

Age: 25 to 45

The Escapologist

A character in a story Matilda tells to Mrs. Phelps who comes to life in their imagination. 

Vocal range top: E4

Vocal range bottom: C3

The Acrobat

A character in a story Matilda tells to Mrs. Phelps who comes to life in their imagination. 

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: D4

Rudolpho

Mrs. Wormwood's ballroom dance partner. 

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: D#3

Doctor

Mrs. Wormwood's Doctor when she goes into labor with Matilda. 

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: C3

Children’s Entertainer

A party entertainer at the start of the show.

Vocal range top: Eb4

Vocal range bottom: F#3

 

Ensemble

Ages 13 and Up

Seeking a diverse and dynamic ensemble to play multiple roles throughout the show and be an integral part of telling this story.