Willy Wonka- Junior Production. -
3rd grade through 12th grade - $300
The delicious adventures of Willy Wonka's chocolate factory light up the stage in this captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl's fantastical tale. Featuring the enchanting songs from the 1971 film, in addition to a host of fun new songs, Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka JR. is a scrumdidilyumptious musical guaranteed to delight everyone's sweet tooth. Now in the updated Binder format!
Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka JR. 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, but 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.
Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka JR. has a flexible cast size with many featured and ensemble roles, including the singing and dancing Oompa Loompas.
Ages: 3rd Grade- 12th Grade
Auditons: Saturday, November 2, 2019 from 3:00pm -4:30pm and Monday, November 4, 2019 from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Cold reads, short musical selections provided and dance. Please come dressed for movement with closed toed shoes.
Read Through: Wednesday, November 6, 2019 from 6:30pm-8:30pm.
Rehearsals: Saturdays, November 9, 2019-January 11, 2020 from 1:30pm-4:30pm and Wednesday's, November 13, 2019-January 8, 2020 from 6:30pm-8:30pm.
NO rehearsal on Wednesday, November 27th and Wednesday, December 25th.
Tech Week: January 12, 2020-January 15, 2020.
Performance dates: January 16th, 17th and 18th at 7:00pm and January 18th and 19th at 2:00pm. Shows will be performed at Talking Horse Productions, 210 Saint James, Columbia MO 65201.