© 2019 boroarts.org         The Center for the Arts   110 W College Ave. Murfreesboro, TN 37130         (615) 904-ARTS (2787)

Audition Information

Director – Denise Parton

Choreographer – Brittany Griffin

Musical Director – Nate Paul

 

Looking for high energy performers!

All ages welcome to audition!

 

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

Age: 6 to 10

Vocal range top: D5

Vocal range bottom: A3

 

Miss Agatha Trunchbull

The tyrannical headmistress at Matilda's school who despises children.

Gender: Any

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.

Gender: Female

Age: 25 to 40

Vocal range top: D5

Vocal range bottom: F3

 

Mr. Wormwood

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

Gender: Male

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.

Gender: Female

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.

Gender: Male

Age: 10 to 15

 

Bruce

Matilda's classmate. He is subject to extreme punishment by Miss Trunchbull.

Gender: Male

Age: 7 to 14

Vocal range top: E5

Vocal range bottom: C4

 

Lavender

Matilda's classmate and friend.

Gender: Female

Age: 7 to 10

 

Mrs. Phelps

A nice librarian. 

Gender: Female

Age: 25 to 45

 

The Escapologist

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

Gender: Male

Vocal range top: E4

Vocal range bottom: C3

 

The Acrobat

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

Gender: Female

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: D4

 

Rudolpho

Mrs. Wormwood's ballroom dance partner. 

Gender: Male

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: D#3

 

Doctor

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

Gender: Male

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: C3

 

Children’s Entertainer

A party entertainer at the start of the show.

Gender: Male

Vocal range top: Eb4

Vocal range bottom: F#3

 

Ensemble

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