Oompa, Loompa, doompety doo, Charlie’s on the way

The West End and Broadway smash hit Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – The Musical is set to serve up tasty treats at Hull New Theatre from 6 – 16 September 2023.

This amazing production tells the devilishly delicious tale of young golden ticket winner Charlie Bucket and the mysterious confectionary wizard Willy Wonka.

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 he’s 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 the senses, taking audiences to a world of pure imagination.

Based on the novel by Roald Dahl and the Warner Bros. film, Charlie and Chocolate Factory – The Musical has a book by David Greig, music by Marc Shaiman and lyrics by Mark Shaiman and Scott Wittman. It is directed by James Brining, designed by Simon Higlett and produced by Neal Street Productions & Playful Productions.

The golden tickets will be on sale soon at www.hulltheatres.co.uk or call the Box Office on 01482 300 306.