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Roald Dahl’s amazing tale is now Elmira’s golden ticket! It’s the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including “Pure Imagination,” “The Candy Man,” and “I’ve Got a Golden Ticket,” alongside a toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score from the songwriters of Hairspray.
Willy Wonka is opening his marvelous and mysterious chocolate factory…to a lucky few. That includes Charlie Bucket, whose bland life is about to burst with color and confection beyond his wildest dreams. He and four other golden ticket winners will embark on a mesmerizing joyride through a world of pure imagination. Now’s your chance to experience the wonders of Wonka like never before – get ready for Oompa-Loompas, incredible inventions, the great glass elevator, and more, more, more at this everlasting showstopper!
Recommended for ages 6+.
This production uses effects of theatrical fog, haze, strobe lighting, loud noises, and confetti cannons.
Show Length: 2 hours and 30 minutes including a 15 minute intermission.
*Dates/times/programs/protocols subject to change.
Roald Dahl’s CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.