• Friday, March 21, 2014 at 8pm
• Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 8pm
• Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 2pm
• Friday, March 28, 2014 at 8pm
• Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 8pm
• Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 2pm
The School of Creative Arts at the University of Saint Francis and the Fort Wayne Youth Theatre present the classic children’s story Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. Roald Dahl's timeless story of the world-famous candy man and his quest to find an heir will come to life in this stage adaptation, which features the songs from the classic family film "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory."
In this timeless tale, recluse candy maker Willy Wonka declares that five lucky children will be given a tour of his private factory to see all of his candy-making secrets, if they can find a “Golden Ticket” in a Wonka candy bar. Further, one lucky child will win a lifetime supply of Wonka chocolate. Follow the story of Charlie Bucket and four other children who found golden tickets as they tour Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory and discover the magical world of Oompa-loompas, Wonkavision, and Everlasting gobstobbers. This show is a great opportunity to introduce children to live theater. It is a scrumdidilyumptious musical is guaranteed to delight everyone's sweet tooth with lively songs and a fantasy ride into the land of pure imagination!
Tickets available through ArtsTix Community Box Office at 260-422-4226 or go to tickets.artstix.org
to buy tickets online anytime. Ticket prices are $18 for adults, $15 for Seniors 65 years or older and Children (under 18). Group rates of $10 per person are available to groups of 20 or more.
USF Performing Arts Center
431 W. Berry St.