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The Syracuse Stage Literary Office is not accepting unsolicited scripts at this time. Unsolicited scripts cannot be read or returned.

 

Auditions

Children's Auditions for "Matilda The Musical"

General auditions for children ages 8 – 13 for multiple roles in the 2020/2021 season holiday show will be held on Friday, April 3, 5:30 – 7 p.m., and Saturday, April 4, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., by appointment only. Callbacks will be held on April 18.

All ethnicities are encouraged to audition. Those auditioning should prepare 32 bars of a song of their choice. Additionally, a brief reading from the script will be provided and performed at the time of the audition.
 
Auditioners should note that “Matilda The Musical” includes some morning student matinees in addition to evening performances. Children must be available for rehearsals beginning in early October through the end of the show’s run on Jan. 3, 2021.

Roles: 
Matilda Wormwood: An imaginative girl who is clever and wise far beyond her years. She has a thirst for learning that can’t be quenched. Auditioners must be no older than 13 years of age by Jan. 3, 2021. Vocal range between D5 and A3.
 
Bruce: Matilda’s classmate. Lover of chocolate cake. Auditioners must be no older than 13 years of age by Jan. 3, 2021. Vocal range between E5 and C4.
 
Lavender: Matilda’s classmate and friend. Auditioners must be no older than 13 years of age by Jan. 3, 2021.
 
Youth Ensemble: Up to 16 children will be cast for ensemble roles. Auditioners must be no older than 13 years of age by Jan. 3, 2021. The youth ensemble cast will alternate performances and will not be required to perform in every show.

For more information or to book an appointment, contact Michael McCurdy at auditions@syracusestage.org.
 

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