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Brisbane CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Finds Its Charlie Buckets! Photo Brisbane CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Finds Its Charlie Buckets!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2019

Charlie Bucket has been found and he has a Golden Ticket! Producers John Frost, Craig Donnell, Warner Bros Theatre Ventures, Langley Park Productions and Neal Street.

Kids Week Announced At CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Photo Kids Week Announced At CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2019

Australia's leading theatre producer John Frost and Her Majesty's Theatre owner Mike Walsh today announced an exciting new initiative, Kid's Week at Charlie and the Chocolate Factory from 4-8 December 2019. During this week, every child 15 years and under will receive a free ticket to the show when accompanied by a full paying adult. Plus, as a special behind the scenes bonus, children will get to experience the fun, the people and the magic behind the show. This is a first for the Australian theatre industry.

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Partners With Children's Cancer Charity My Room In  Photo CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Partners With Children's Cancer Charity My Room In Melbourne
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2019

Producers John Frost, Craig Donnell, Warner Bros Theatre Ventures, Langley Park Productions and Neal Street Productions are delighted to announce that Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is partnering with My Room to bring hope, strength and joy to children and their families facing life-threatening cancers.

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Closes in Three Weeks Photo CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Closes in Three Weeks
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2019

After six wondrous months and hundreds of thousands of deliciously happy customers, the time has now come for Willy Wonka to close his factory in Sydney and move it to Melbourne. Only three more weeks remain before the factory gates close for good on 21 July. Hurry, this is the last chance to experience the wonders of Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, which has garnered five nominations at the 2019 Helpmann Awards, including Best Musical and Best Direction of a Musical (Jack O'Brien).

Melbourne Boys Announced As 'Charlie Bucket' In CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Photo Melbourne Boys Announced As 'Charlie Bucket' In CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2019

Charlie Bucket has been found and he has a Golden Ticket! Producers John Frost, Craig Donnell, Warner Bros Theatre Ventures, Langley Park Productions and Neal Street Productions today announced the five boys who will play the role of Charlie in the Melbourne season of the Helpmann Award nominated spectacular new musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Roald Dahl's delicious tale will begin at Melbourne's Her Majesty's Theatre on 9 August following an outstanding six-month season at Sydney's Capitol Theatre.

Final Tickets Go On Sale For CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Photo Final Tickets Go On Sale For CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2019

The Sydney season of the spectacular new musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is coming to an end, with the season extended due to huge demand until 21 July. Tickets for the final two weeks will go on sale on Friday 31 May. Following the Sydney season, the production will play at Her Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne from 9 August, and at the Lyric Theatre, Brisbane from March 2020.

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY To Open In Melbourne This August Photo CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY To Open In Melbourne This August
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2019

The spectacular new musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is coming to Melbourne in August this year, playing at Her Majesty's Theatre, following a hugely successful season in Sydney. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday 15 March at 1pm.

BWW REVIEW: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Invites Sydney Audiences To Revisit Roa Photo BWW REVIEW: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Invites Sydney Audiences To Revisit Roald Dahl's Classic Tale Of Imagination And The Benefits Of Being Good
by Jade Kops - Jan 12, 2019

Jack O'Brien's (Director) updated take on CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY: THE NEW MUSICAL arrives in Sydney with a celebration of sweetness and childhood fantasy.

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Opens Its Doors In Sydney Tomorrow Photo CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Opens Its Doors In Sydney Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2019

The spectacular new musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory begins on stage tomorrow,  5 January, at the Capitol Theatre, Sydney, ahead of the official Opening Night on Friday 11 January. With January shows nearly sold out including extra school holiday matinee performances added due to huge demand, best availability for tickets is February and March performances.

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY's Sydney Engagement Finds its Charlies! Photo CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY's Sydney Engagement Finds its Charlies!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2018

Charlie Bucket has been found and he has a Golden Ticket! Producers John Frost, Craig Donnell, Warner Bros Theatre Ventures, Langley Park Productions and Neal Street Productions today announced the four boys who will play the role of Charlie in the spectacular new musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Roald Dahl's delicious tale will be playing only in Sydney at Sydney's Capitol Theatre from 5 January 2019.

Four Of Willy Wonka's Golden Ticket Winners Have Been Found Photo Four Of Willy Wonka's Golden Ticket Winners Have Been Found
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2018

Four of the Golden Ticket winners and other members of the cast of the spectacular new musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory have been announced today. Roald Dahl's delicious tale will be playing only in Sydney at Sydney's Capitol Theatre from 5 January 2019.

The National Theatre Melbourne Presents HOME GROWN at Melbourne International Comedy Festival
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

Home Grown returns to Victoria with a very special HOME GROWN for the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. Sample the best that Australian musical theatre has to offer as Home Grown gives you a front row seat to the electric creative process and magnetic artistic collaborations of the country's top writers and professional stage performers in a fun, intimate setting.

BWW Review: THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA Shines in Melbourne
by Victoria Beal - Oct 29, 2016

For Melbourne audiences this chilly spring, The Light in the Piazza is the musical we had no idea we would love.

Fall in Love with the Award Winning Musical, THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA in Melbourne
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2016

Winner of six TONY Awards including Best Original Score, THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA is set to romance Melbourne audiences this year when it opens at the Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse for 2 weeks only from 28th October. Tickets on sale from Ticketmaster on Thursday 28th July.

Photo Flash: Donnie Kehr, Mira Cohen and More at Jim Caruso's Cast Party at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2014

At Birdland this past week, Jim Caruso's Cast Party was a jam-packed, sold-out crazy-quilt of talent. The weekly 'extreme' open mic night was the place to hear Broadway tunes, jazz standards, an Italian pop tune, a Beyonce hit, the blues, and a few original tunes that defied description. Scroll down for photos from the concert!

Photo Coverage: Midwinter's First Night 1/6/13
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jan 8, 2013

The world premiere of a brand-spanking new musical with Broadway in its sights, a relatively young but awe-inspiring theater company and a sparkling, witty new play about Zelda and F. Scott Fitzgerald led the list of Tennessee's outstanding theatrical achievements in 2012 that was revealed Sunday night at Midwinter's First Night. Photographer Rick Malkin was on hand to capture the evening's highlights with his camera.