Roald Dahl's Charlie And The Chocolate Factory
Apr 28 - May 3, 2020
2 hours 30 minutes
Roald Dahl’s amazing tale is now Dayton’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!
Cody Garcia as Willy Wonka and company. ROALD DAHL’S CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. Photos by Jeremy Daniel.
This show is best for ages 7 and up. Our policy is children under the age of 6 will not be permitted. Occasionally a particular production will include content that is generally not suitable for those under the age of 17. All audience members must have a ticket, regardless of age. For the consideration of all patrons, children on laps and/or babes in arms are not permitted at Dayton Live Broadway presentations.
The Saturday matinee performance will be sign interpreted and/or audio described upon request.The Saturday matinee performance will be sign interpreted and/or audio described upon request. Please let the ticket agent know at least two weeks before the performance if you would like either of these services when you order your tickets from Dayton Live. Please understand that while we will make every effort to make reasonable accommodations, certain requests may not be able to be honored.
For detailed accessibility information, including seating, audio, and sign interpretation please visit our Accessibility page.
The Arts Garage, on the northwest corner of Second and Ludlow Streets, open for all performances at the Schuster Center, Victoria Theatre, and PNC Arts Annex. The Arts Garage is owned and operated by Dayton Live, so parking there actually helps support the arts venues used by all our great arts organizations. For more parking information, visit our Directions & Parking page.
Dayton Live is the only outlet authorized to sell tickets to events at the Schuster Center, Victoria Theatre, PNC Arts Annex, and The Loft Theatre. To learn more about Season Tickets, gift certificates, and Ticket Office hours, call 937-228-3630 or visit DaytonLive.org.
Want to bring a group? Visit our group information page or call 937-228-7591, ext. 3074.
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Extend Your Experience
Pure Imagination After-School Broadway Intensive
You hold one of the treasured Golden Tickets when you join us for this sweet and mysterious after-school intensive where you’ll experience the wonders of Willy Wonka like never before.
Bagels & Broadway
Ever wonder what it takes to prepare a stage for a Broadway show? Join us for BAGELS & BROADWAY, a unique opportunity for you to find out first-hand. Have a cup of coffee and a bagel — then watch the show’s crew and members of IATSE Local 66 set up the sights and sounds for a Broadway show! Register to receive Dayton Live Special Offer emails to make sure you get an invitation.
Background On Broadway
Join us on Wednesday and Thursday at 6:30 p.m., Friday at 7 p.m., and Saturday at 1 p.m. during the run of ROALD DAHL’S CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY to learn about the development, history, and artistry of the show. This free event is held in the Schuster Center’s 4th Floor Lobby. You must have a ticket to that day’s performance.