Charlie and the Chocolate Factory musical is hitting the road for a brand new tour in 2023 – here’s all you need to know.
From 2023 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory musical tour tickets to all the upcoming dates and venues, this is your guide to the show on the road.
Based on the Roald Dahl book and film of the same name, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – The Musical tells the devilishly delicious tale of young golden ticket winner Charlie Bucket and the mysterious confectionery wizard Willy Wonka.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory musical tour dates and tickets
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When Charlie wins a golden ticket to the weird and wonderful Wonka Chocolate Factory, it’s a chance of a lifetime to feast on the sweets they’ve always dreamed of. But beyond the gates astonishment awaits, as down the sugary corridors and amongst the incredible and edible delights, the five lucky winners discover not everything is as sweet as it seems.
Featuring memorable songs from the iconic 1970s film as well as a host of new numbers, this sensational musical is choc-full of fantastical treats to dazzle your senses taking you to a world of pure imagination.
Meet the Charlie and the Chocolate Factory cast
The new Leeds Playhouse production is directed by James Brining and designed by Simon Higlett. The musical adaptation has a book by David Greig, music by Marc Shaiman and lyrics by Mark Shaiman and Scott Wittman.
Gareth Snook (The Phantom of the Opera) will lead the cast as ‘Willy Wonka’. Playing the golden ticket winners are Kazmin Borrer (Veruca Salt), Teddy Hinde (Mike Teavee), Marisha Morgan (Violet Beauregarde) and Robin Simoes da Silva (Augustus Gloop).
They’ll be joined by Michael D’Cruze (Grandpa Joe), Christopher Howell (Grandpa George), Kate Milner Evans (Grandma Josephine), Julie Mullins (Grandma Georgina) and Leonie Spilsbury (Mrs Bucket). Casting for the role of Charlie on tour is to be announced.
Completing the adult cast are Lydia Bradd, Darcie Brown, Josh Donovan, Ewan Gillies, Lucy Hutchinson, Patrick King, Jodie Knight, Jonathan Macdonald, Victoria Nicol, Katherine Picar, Lewis Rae, Emma Robotham-Hunt, Ty-Reece Stewart and Natasha Volley.