MATILDA JR.
Duration: 60 minutes
SYNOPSIS: CREDITS
Music & Lyrics by Tim Minchin
Book by Dennis Kelly
 
OVERVIEW / SYNOPSIS
Rebellion is nigh in Matilda JR., a gleefully witty ode to the the anarchy of childhood and the power of imagination! This story of a girl who dreams of a better life and the children she inspires will have audiences rooting for the "revolting children" who are out to teach the grown-ups a lesson.
 
Matilda has astonishing wit, intelligence... and special powers! She's unloved by her cruel parents but impresses her schoolteacher, the highly loveable Miss Honey. Matilda's school life isn't completely smooth sailing, however - the school's mean headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, hates children and just loves thinking up new punishments for those who don't abide by her rules. But Matilda has courage and cleverness in equal amounts, and could be the school pupils' saving grace!
 
Packed with high-energy dance numbers and catchy songs, Matilda JR. is a joyous girl power romp. Children and adults alike will be thrilled and delighted by the story of the special little girl with an extraordinary imagination.
MIRACLE
NAUGHTY
ACROBAT STORY (PART 1)
SCHOOL SONG
THE HAMMER
NAUGHTY - SUPERGLUE (PART 2)
THE CHOKEY CHANT
THIS LITTLE GIRL
BRUCE (PART 1)
WHEN I GROW UP
THE SMELL OF REBELLION
QUIET
REVOLTING CHILDREN
MATILDA WORMWOOD
The hero of the show. She's brilliant, resilient, creative, and kind, despite growing up in difficult circumstances. Her parents treat her poorly, but Matilda escapes into a world of books, which puts her reading level far above the other children in her class, and she develops a bit of magical power in an effort to defeat Trunchbull. Cast a fantastic singer and great actress in this role who can embody both Matilda's cleverness and her kindness.
Gender: Female
Range: D5 - Bb5

ERIC
A student at school with Matilda. He has the very first solo line of the entire show, so make sure to cast a good singer in this role. He also has some featured moments as one of Matilda's schoolmates, so it's helpful if Eric is also an expressive actor.
Gender: Male
Range: Eb4 - C3

AMANDA
A student at school with Matilda. She has a few solos and lines, but her most featured moment is when Trunchbull throws her through the air using her pigtails. Cast a good singer and mover in this role.
Gender: Female
Range: Eb5 - C4

BRUCE
One of Matilda's schoolmates. He has the bad luck to get caught after

MATERIALS & PERFORMANCES
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