Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
From Wednesday 3 November 2021
Roald Dahl’s beloved tale Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has delighted audiences young and old, all over the world. And now the hit touring production is coming to Perth… for the first time EVER!
Young Charlie Bucket dreams of meeting Willy Wonka, the mysterious world-renowned candy maker. When news breaks that his idol is opening the gates of his factory to a lucky few, Charlie is desperate to get his hands on a life-changing golden ticket. Journey through Wonka’s world of pure imagination with a comically curious assortment of winners – Charlie Bucket, Augustus Gloop, Veruca Salt, Violet Beauregard and Mike Teavee. From chocolate waterfalls to furry lollypops, Wonka’s creations come to life in a flurry of colour and confection. This sweet spectacle features a brand new toe-tapping and ear-tickling score from the songwriters of Hairspray, plus all of your favourite songs from the original film including Pure Imagination
, The Candy Man
and I've Got a Golden Ticket
Get ready for incredible inventions, outrageous costumes, whimsical sets and more, more, more at this everlasting showstopper!
★★★★★ “Solid gold.” The Daily Telegraph
| “Dahl’s classic delights.” Herald Sun
“Gobsmackingly good.” Sydney Arts Guide
| "Deliciously funny.” Limelight Magazine
Presented by Crown Theatre in association with John Frost for Crossroads Live, Warner Bros Theatre Ventures, Langley Park Productions and Neal Street Productions.