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Music and Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley
Adapted for the stage by Leslie Bricusse and Time McDonald
Based on the book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
Prepare to have all your preconceived notions about the world-famous candyman and his mysterious factory turned upside-down as a diverse cast of children, teens & adults bring new life and vitality to this musical stage adaptation of Roald Dahl’s timeless tale, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Follow our hero, Charlie Bucket, and the 4 other golden ticket winners as they discover the secrets of Willy Wonka’s factory, meet the Oompa Loompas and learn the shortcomings of their vices. Featuring classic songs “Pure Imagination” and "The Candy Man,” this tale is a frothy, thoughtful blend of scary and fun for both children and adults.
Fall Intergenerational Production, ages 7 and up
Roald Dahl's WILLY WONKA is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.MTIShows.com
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