Roald Dahl’s timeless story of the world famous candy man and his quest to find an heir comes to chocolate-covered life.
Sponsored by the Spanish Peaks Community Foundation, Big Opportunities and Big Sky Build
The delicious adventures experienced by Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka’s mysterious chocolate factory 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 Wonkais 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.
Starring over 30 local Montana youth, Big Sky Broadway is one of the summer’s most enjoyable evenings at WMPAC.
Friday: Elise Daugherty as Willy Wonka, Dylan Efferson as Phineous Trout, Miles Romney as Charlie, Liam Bevan as Grandpa Joe, Marley Chapin as the Candyman, Olivia Kamieniarz as Violet, Ella Smith as Veruca
Saturday: Ruby Lammers as Willy Wonka, Olive Wolfe as Phineous Trout, Ursula Blyth as Charlie, Thomas Trulen at Grandpa Joe, Kate O’Connor as the Candyman, Avery Graham as Violet, Eloise Marmer as Veruca
Willy Wonka is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are supplied by:
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Shrek, Annie, Mary Poppins, Peter Pan, The Wizard of Oz, Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Willy Wonka Jr., The Descendants