Hale Center Theater Orem to Produce “Matilda”
Feb. 21 – Apr. 11


The Tony-winning Roald Dahl classic finds its way to the stage through the eyes of Matilda Wormwood – a brilliant little girl with a few special powers, learning to tell her story in the world of characters like Ms. Honey, The Trunchbull, and many more!

Matilda will run from Feb. 21 – Apr 11 nightly at 7:30PM, with matinees on Saturday.

Production Team

Director & Choreographer – Ashley Gardner Carlson

Music Director – DeLayne Dayton

Production Stage Manager – Meagan Downey

Costume Design – Peter Terry

Hair and Make-up Design – Janna Larsen

Set Design & Master Carpenter – Bobby Swenson

Technical Direction, & Sound Design – Cole McClure
Lighting Design – Ryan Fallis

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The Cast


Matilda Wormwood

Mia Stevenson


Kelsey Plewe

Miss Agatha Trunchbull

Marshall Madsen


Scott Rollins

Miss Honey

Brandalee Bluth Streeter


Kenzie David

Mr. Wormwood

Ben Parkes


Wade Robert Johnson

Mrs. Wormwood

Suzie Balser*


Corinne Adair

Michael Wormwood/Cook

Malcolm Smith


Andy Loveridge

Mrs. Phelps/Child’s Entertainer/Nurse

Shawnda Moss


Tannah O’Banion

Man 1/Rudolpho/Escapologist/Doctor

Jeremy Egan


Tanner Sumens

Man 2/Big Kid/Sergei

Spencer Manning


Nathan Holbrook

Man 3/Big Kid/Henchman

Seth Sherman


Evan K. Beesley

Woman 1/Big Kid/Henchwoman

Kelsey Harrison


Yunnie Kim

Woman 2/Big Kid/Acrobat

Kelsey Fairchild


Brooklyn Allison

Woman 3/Big Kid

Savannah Cobb


Emily Runyan


Asher Reynolds


Luke Widdison


Blake Burnham


Grant Westcott


Parker Burnham


Cade Hixson


Olivia Dayton


Aimee Johnson


Afton Grace Higbee


Libby Gardiner


Seren Carter


Clara McCarter

*The Actor appears through the courtesy of Actors’ Equity association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.

Matilda and Miss Trunchbull

Hale Center Foundation for the Arts and Education is a not-for-profit performing arts center whose mission is to provide a high quality, intimate theatrical experience while maintaining affordable ticket prices; furnish an excellent venue for artists to express their talents and gain valuable experience; and invest in people by providing a positive place for children and adults to learn and perform.

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Hale Center Theater Orem
801.226.8600 (Office)