Matilda

January 28 - February 27, 2022

Matilda is a little girl with astonishing wit, intelligence and psychokinetic powers. She’s unloved by her cruel parents but impresses her schoolteacher, the highly loveable Miss Honey. … But Matilda has courage and cleverness in equal amounts, and could be the school pupils’ saving grace!

 

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 to 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 to 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, Kids (Amanda, Nigel, Eric, Alice, Hortensia, Tommy), Parents.