Brockville – The Brockville Operatic Society presents Roald Dahl’s ‘Willy Wonka’ Thursday, February 15th, Friday, February 16th and Saturday, February 17th at the Brockville Arts Centre.
The delicious adventures experienced by Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka’s mysterious chocolate factory as they light up the stage in this captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl’s fantastical tale.
Featuring the enchanting songs from the 1971 film starring Gene Wilder and new songs by Leslie Bricusse (Jekyll & Hyde, Doctor Dolittle) and Anthony Newley, Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka is a scrumdidilyumptious musical guaranteed to delight everyone’s sweet tooth.
Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka follows enigmatic candy manufacturer, Willy Wonka, as he stages a contest by hiding golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. Whomever comes up with these tickets will win a free tour of the Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of candy. Four of the five winning children are insufferable brats: the fifth is a likeable young lad named Charlie Bucket, who takes the tour in the company of his equally amiable grandfather. The children must learn to follow Mr. Wonka’s rules in the factory… or suffer the consequences.
Shows are at: Thursday, February 15 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, February 16 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, February 17 at 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are Adults $28.00 + HST, Adult Group of 10 or more $25.00 + HST, Students 14+ $20.00 + HST and Children Under 14 $15.00 + HST.
Tickets are available at: https://www.bactickets.ca/ or at the box office at the BAC.