The Sweet World of Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka Lights Up Henry County Summer 2020
Maumee Valley Civic Theater (MVCT) will be inviting audiences to enter a world of pure imagination with Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka. Based on the Book “Charlie and The Chocolate Factory” by Roald Dahl, the scrumptious musical follows the adventures of Charlie Bucket and the other Golden Ticket holders through Willy Wonka’s whimsical and mysterious Chocolate Factory filled with Oompa-Loompa, fun, candy and magic around every corner. Featuring the enchanting songs from the 1971 film, and new songs by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley, the sweet musical adaption of Roald Dahl’s timeless story comes to life on at the Napoleon High School Gymnatorium July 23 through July 26, 2020. MVCT’s projection of Willy Wonka will be directed by Jeffrey Tonjes – MVCT Director of Wizard of Oz and The Addams Family!
Music and Lyrics by: Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley
Adapted for the Stage by: Timothy Allen McDonald and Leslie Bricusse
Based on the book Charlie and The Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorize performance materials are also supplied by MTI.