Auditions

Slow Burn Theatre Company 2021-2022 Season Auditions

 

The deadline for Season Audition Submission has passed. Please check back for any replacement casting calls.

 

*** SPECIAL NOTE - We will not be auditioning the Children for Matilda until SEPTEMBER. Please do not submit children's videos for Matilda until then. ***

PERSONNEL:

Viewing Auditions:

Patrick Fitzwater (Artistic Director)

Matthew Korinko (Executive Director)

 

Other:

All rehearsals and productions will be held indoors and performances will be for a live audience.

Slow Burn Theatre Company will promote a fully vaccinated workplace. Employees will be required to show proof of vaccination two weeks before rehearsals begin.

All auditions will be held by video submissions. Callbacks will be held by a combination of video submission and in-person individual appointments.

 

Matilda

Book by: Dennis Kelly

Music and Lyrics by: Tim Minchin

Based on the book, Matilda by Roald Dahl

1st Rehearsal: March 8, 2022

Performances: March 25- April 10, 2022

*** SPECIAL NOTE - We will not be auditioning the Children for Matilda until SEPTEMBER. Please do not submit children's videos for Matilda until then. ***

In September, we will audition children for the role of Matilda who are aged 8 to 12 and under 4ft 6in. Her Classmates need to be aged 8 to 13 and under 5ft tall with brilliant dance and singing skills! Boys must have unchanged voices.

 

Matilda Wormwood: An Imaginative girl who is clever far beyond her years. She has a thirst for learning that cannot be quenched.

We will audition children for the role of Matilda who are aged 8 to 12 and under 4ft 3in.

Gender: Female (Any ethnicity)

Age: 6 to 10

Vocal Range top: D5

Vocal Range bottom: A3

 

Michael Wormwood: Matilda’s older brother. He is not very bright and favored by their parents

Gender: Male-Identifying (Any ethnicity)

Age: 10 to 15

Bruce: Matilda’s classmate. He is subject to extreme punishment by Miss Trunchbull.

Gender: Male-Identifying (Any ethnicity)

Age: 7 to 14

Vocal Range top: E5

Vocal range bottom: C4

 

Lavender: Matilda’s Classmate and friend. (Any Ethnicity)

Gender: Female Identifying

Age: 7 to 10

 

6 Ensemble children: Amanda, Nigel, Eric, Alice, Hortensia, Tommy

Employment Opportunities

Slow Burn Theatre Company is always accepting applications to keep on file for all technical and design positions. Current openings will be listed below as the revised 2021/2022 season is finalized. Those positions could include:

  • Lighting Designers

  • Scenic Designers

  • Sound Designers

  • Sound Engineers, please note if you are proficient on a Midas Pro 3 IP Digital Console

  • Costume Designers and Coordinators

  • Stage Managers

  • Assistant Stage Managers

  • Production Interns and Assistants

Interested applicants should submit a resume and brief letter of interest detailing which positions they are interested in and available for. Each show will not necessarily require or have available all listed positions. All inquiries should be emailed to slowburntheatreco@gmail.com

Each production has 2 weeks of rehearsal and 5 days of tech prior to opening night.