Directed by Adam and Terri Cline
Musical Direction by Ken Burdick
Choreography by Terri Cline

Performance Dates:
August 23rd – September 15th

Audition Dates:
June 22 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
June 23 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Audition Location:
The Ovation Theatre
1622 19th Street
Bakersfield, California
93301

Be prepared to sing a song either from the show or a Broadway song that shows off your range. Please bring sheet music.
You will be asked to dance. Please wear proper dance attire and shoes.

ROLES

KIDS:

MATILDA WORMWOOD (Lead): Female 6-12
An imaginative girl who is clever and wise far beyond her years. She has a thirst for learning that cannot be quenched. Mezzo-Soprano.

LAVENDER (Featured): Female 7-12
Matilda’s classmate and friend.

BRUCE BOGTROTTER (Featured): Male 7-14
Matilda’s classmate. He is subject to extreme punishment by Miss Trunchbull.

AMANDA THRIPP (Ensemble): Female 6-12

NIGEL (Ensemble): Male 6-12

ERIC (Ensemble): Male 6-12

ALICE (Ensemble): Female 6-12

HORTENSIA (Ensemble): Female 6-12

TOMMY (Ensemble): Male 6-12

ADULTS:

MISS AGATHA TRUNCHBULL (Lead): Male 35-55
The tyrannical headmistress at Matilda’s school who despises children. Baritone.

MISS JENNIFER HONEY (Lead): Female 20-40
Matilda’s kindhearted teacher. She is tired of living in fear under Miss Trunchbull. Mezzo-Soprano.

MR. HARRY WORMWOOD (Supporting): Male 30-45
Matilda’s uncaring father. A slimy, greedy used-car salesman. Baritone.

MRS. ZINNIA WORMWOOD (Supporting): Female 30-45
Matilda’s self-absorbed, negligent mother and an amateur ballroom dancer. Mezzo-Soprano.

MICHAEL WORMWOOD (Featured): Male 12-20
Matilda’s older brother. He is not very bright and favored by their parents.

DOCTOR (FEATURED): Male 20-40
Mrs. Wormwood’s Doctor when she goes into labor with Matilda. Tenor.

MRS. PHELPS (Featured): Female 20-45
A nice librarian. Spoken.

THE ESCAPOLOGIST (Ensemble): Male
A character in a story Matilda tells to Mrs. Phelps who comes to life in their imagination. Baritone.

RUDOLPHO (Ensemble): Male
Mrs. Wormwood’s ballroom dance partner. Tenor.

THE ACROBAT (Ensemble): Female
A character in a story Matilda tells to Mrs. Phelps who comes to life in their imagination. Mezzo-Soprano.

CHILDREN’S ENTERTAINER (Ensemble): Male
A party entertainer at the start of the show. Baritone.

COOK (Ensemble): Female, Mezzo-Soprano

HENCHMAN 1 (Ensemble): Male, Tenor

HENCHMAN 2 (Ensemble): Male, Tenor

HENCHWOMAN (Ensemble): Female, Mezzo-Soprano

PARENTS/ADULT CHILDREN (Ensemble): All 15 and up