Last Updated on 1st August 2022
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 2023 Tour tickets are now on sale. The hit family musical is coming to a theatre new you.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory UK Tour
A new production of the hit musical Charlie and the Chocolate Factory will embark on a national UK tour following the previously announced Christmas season at Leeds Playhouse this Christmas.
The tour will start in Milton Keynes on 9 February 2023.
WHO IS IN THE CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY UK TOUR?
WHAT IS CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY ABOUT?
Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory The Musical 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 they’ve 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 your senses taking you to a world of pure imagination.
WHO WROTE THE MUSICAL VERSION OF CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY?
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 and designed by Simon Higlett.
The Leeds Playhouse production of Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – The Musical is produced by Neal Street Productions & Playful Productions.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory UK Tour Dates
Milton Keynes Theatre
9 February – 5 March 2023
His Majesty’s Theatre, Aberdeen
15 – 26 March 2023
29 March – 15 April 2023
Norwich Theatre Royal
19 – 23 April 2023
Wales Millennium Centre
3 – 20 May 2023
Marlowe Theatre Canterbury
24 May – 3 June 2023
Theatre Royal Plymouth
7 – 18 June 2023
Manchester Palace Theatre
4 – 30 July 2023
2 – 13 August 2023
Mayflower Theatre Southampton
16 August – 3 September 2023
Hull New Theatre
6 – 16 September 2023
20 September – 8 October 2023
17 October – 5 November 2023
8 – 26 November 2023
More dates to be announced