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Matilda

  • 1.  Matilda

    Posted 8 days ago
    I am directing Matilda in November.  We are in need of the chalkboard and cake tricks.  I called one company and it was already rented out.  Any suggestions?

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    Carolyn Messias
    Cherry Hill NJ
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  • 2.  RE: Matilda

    Posted 7 days ago
    Edited by Crit Fisher 7 days ago
    Hello Carolyn,

    Our sister school did the show and used a simple projection for the chalkboard. For the cake, they had one for each night. There was a hole in the desk that the cake sat and the actor , while eating some of the cake, pushed the rest down the hole into a bag. Essentially a cake trapdoor. Very effective. ​

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    Crit Fisher
    Lighting/Sound Designer
    New Albany High School
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