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Casting Info:
Ages 8-18

Auditions Jan 29 at noon OR Jan 30 at 6pm.

Most Rehearsals will be Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday. Schedule will be finalized based on cast availability. Not every actor will be needed at every rehearsal. Except for Tech, no actor should have rehearsal more than 3 times a week.

For casting actors should prepare a minute / minute and a half (32 bars) of a song of their choice. If possible, please practice with a karaoke track and we will have a speaker to play their song as accompaniment.

Participation Fee: $299 plus materials fee. Costumes will be sourced from the actors’ wardrobe and the STC inventory.

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Character Breakdown
Matilda Wormwood
An imaginative girl who is clever and wise far beyond her years. She has a thirst for learning that cannot be quenched.
Gender: Female

Miss Agatha Trunchbull
The tyrannical headmistress at Matilda’s school who despises children.
Gender: Any

Miss Honey
Matilda’s kindhearted teacher. She is tired of living in fear under Miss Trunchbull.
Gender: Female

Mr. Wormwood
Matilda’s uncaring father. A slimy, greedy used-car salesman.
Gender: Male

Mrs. Wormwood
Matilda’s self-absorbed, negligent mother and an amateur ballroom dancer.
Gender: Female

Michael Wormwood
Matilda’s older brother. He is not very bright and favored by their parents.
Gender: Male

Matilda’s classmate. He is subject to extreme punishment by Miss Trunchbull.
Gender: Male

Matilda’s classmate and friend.
Gender: Female

Mrs. Phelps
A nice librarian. 
Gender: Female

The Escapologist
A character in a story Matilda tells to Mrs. Phelps who comes to life in their imagination. 
Gender: Male

The Acrobat
A character in a story Matilda tells to Mrs. Phelps who comes to life in their imagination. 
Gender: Female

Mrs. Wormwood’s ballroom dance partner. 
Gender: Male

Mrs. Wormwood’s Doctor when she goes into labor with Matilda. 
Gender: Male

Children’s Entertainer
A party entertainer at the start of the show.
Gender: Male

Cook, Henchman 1, Henchman 2, Henchman 3, Kids (Amanda, Nigel, Eric, Alice, Hortensia, Tommy), Parents.