Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical
July 14-23, 2023
Bean-Brown Theatre

 
Book by Dennis Kelly
Music & Lyrics by Tim Minchin

Directed by TBD

Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical

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This Tony Award-winning musical is about a little girl with astonishing wit, intelligence, and telekinesis! Through creativity and grit, Matilda must overcome her uncaring family, school yard bullies, and the evil headmistress, Miss Trunchbull. Packed with exciting dance numbers, catchy songs, and theatrical magic, Matilda will thrill and delight children and adults alike!

Performance & Tickets

Performances & Tickets

Single tickets go on sale on May 25, 2023.

  • Thursday, July 13 at 7:30 p.m. *Pay-What-You-Can Dress Rehearsal

  • Friday, July 14 at 7:30 p.m.

  • Saturday, July 15 at 7:30 p.m.

  • Sunday, July 16 at 2:00 p.m.

  • Wednesday, July 19 at 2:00 p.m.

  • Thursday, July 20 at 7:30 p.m.

  • Friday, July 21 at 7:30 p.m.

  • Saturday, July 22 at 2:00 p.m.

  • Sunday, July 23 at 2:00 p.m.

Auditions

Auditions

Auditions will be held April 29 & 30 in the Wilson Carr Rehearsal Hall. Those interested in auditioning should prepare 16 bars (measures) of a song in the style of the show, bring appropriate shoes and attire for the dance portion, and be prepared for cold readings from the script. All who audition must bring their calendars and list all conflicts regarding the rehearsal schedule on their audition sheets.

Characters/Roles Available

Characters/Roles Available

More information to be added closer to the date of auditions.

  • Matilda

  • Miss Agatha Trunchbull

  • Miss Honey

  • Mr. Wormwood

  • Michael Wormwood

  • Mrs. Phelps

  • Bruce

  • Lavendar

  • The Escapologist

  • Cook

  • Sergei

  • Henchman 1-3

  • The Acrobat

  • Doctor

  • Rudolpho

  • Amanda

  • Nigel

  • Eric

  • Alice

  • Hortensia

  • Tommy

  • Parents

  • Children's Entertainer

Production Credits

Production Credits

Tim Minchin

Music & Lyrics

Dennis Kelly

Author

TBD

Director

TBD

Choreographer

Leslie Poss

Musical Director

TBD

Stage Manager

 

Jameson Sanford

Scenic Design

 

Jeanette Waterman

Costume Design

 

Erin Hisey

Lighting Design

 

TBD

Sound Design

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the running time of the production?

    • TBD

  • Will there be an intermission?

    • There will be a 15-minute intermission.

  • Should I bring the kids?

    • Yes! This show is fun for the whole family!

  • What themes are explored in the play?

    • The theme of this show is about standing up for what’s right even in the face of danger and that anyone can make a difference if they try.  

  • Does the play’s text contain offensive language?

    • There is some mild adult language and occasional crude humor.  

  • Does the play contain violence?

    • This play contains simulated, fantasy violence.

  • Does the play contain the use of alcohol, tobacco, or drugs?

    • No, there are no references to explicit use of drugs or alcohol. 

  • Does the play contain nudity or other adult situations?

    • No, there is no nudity, however, there are some veiled references to adult situations.