Saturday, November 23
2:00 p.m. Youth (ages 8 - 14)
3:30 p.m. Adults (ages 15 and up)
Riverbank Theatre, 358 S. Water Street, Marine City, MI
ABOUT THE SHOW: 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. With book by Dennis Kelly and original songs by Tim Minchin, Matilda has won 47 international awards and continues to thrill sold-out audiences of all ages around the world.
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.
YOUTH AUDITION MATERIALS/REQUIREMENTS
Please prepare the vocal selections from When I Grow up and Revolting Children. Some children will be asked to stay to read with adult candidates. Please be familiar with the following callback selections should you be asked to stay. All songs and lines should be presented with an English accent. Have fun with it!
ADULT AUDITION MATERIALS/REQUIRMENTS
Please prepare the vocal selections from When I Grow Up and Revolting Children. Be familiar with the following sides from the script. All audition material should be presented with an English Accent. Men read for Mr. Wormwood and/or Miss Trunchbull. Women read for Miss Honey and/or Miss Trunchbull. While Trunchbull is typically cast as a man in drag, it could go either way. Keep in mind there are many more roles to cast than the three listed here. All roles are open and adult actors receive stipends for the run.