WYO PLAY Auditions for Matilda Jr!

WYO PLAY is hosting auditions for the Spring 2023 Youth Musical: Matilda Jr! The story of a young girl who dares to take a stand and change her own destiny. Inspired by the book by Roald Dahl.

The Youth Musical is open to students currently in 2nd-9th Grades.

Those interested in auditioning should Sign Up for Auditions in Advance using this Online Form: Click Here!

Then, they should come to the WYO Theater during one of two Open Audition times:

  • Friday, April 28th, starting at 4:15pm (ending no later than 7pm)
  • Saturday, April 29th, starting at 10:00am (ending no later than Noon)

Some students will be invited to Callback Auditions for a few character roles

  • Saturday, April 29th at 2:30pm

No preparation is required to audition. Students will be called up to the stage in groups and asked individually to introduce themselves and sing Row Row Row Your Boat acapella. Then, we will teach everyone a short dance sequence along with a few bars of vocals from one of the show songs.

Rehearsal Schedule: The first rehearsal will take place on Wednesday, May 3rd from 4:30-6:30pm. After that, rehearsals will be held every weekday, M-F, 4:30-6:30pm. Detailed rehearsal schedules that list which characters are called on which days will be sent out each week. No excused absences on or after June 5th.

Performance Dates: June 14, 15, 16, 17!