Willy Wonka Jr. delivers golden ticket to adventure August 2 - 5 at BPA
BPA Theatre School presents
Roald Dahl’s WILLY WONKA JR.
August 2 – 5: Thursday - Friday @ 7 p.m. + Saturday & Sunday @ 3 p.m.
At Bainbridge Performing Arts (BPA)
Roald Dahl’s timeless story of the world-famous candy man and his quest to find an heir is a golden ticket to adventure. BPA Theatre School’s sumptious summer production featuring students, grades 1 – 10 is Directed by Pete Benson, with Musical Direction by Reece Sauvé, Choreography by Heather Dawson, and Costume Design by Dawn Janow.
The delicious adventures experienced by Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka’s mysterious chocolate factory light up the stage in this captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl’s fantastical tale. Featuring the enchanting songs from the 1971 film starring Gene Wilder 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!
BPA Theatre School’s beguiling and energetic cast includes Cameron Albee, Audrey Benson, Keira Bertram, Keara Callahan, Marina Correa, Margaret Coulter, Dolly Courtway, Brearley Curfman, Bella Decina, Leila Dugan, Fiona Dunn, Avery Holding, George Johnston, Jane Johnston, Anna Kim, Matthew Knight, Nicholas Knight, Roland Koch, Gracie Cate Mandlekorn, Sophia Marchinek, Judah Marshall, Eileen Miller, Allie Paulson-Houser, Sasha Paulson-Houser, Clara Pehling, Charlie Phillips, Trinity Schou, Matilda Sykes, Evelyn Thomas, Felicity Watson, and Elizabeth West.
Roald Dahl’s WILLY WONKA JR. appears at BPA on August 2 – 5, with performances Thursday and Friday at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 3:00 p.m. Tickets, $12 for adults, $8 for seniors, students, youth, military, and teachers, or $8.75 per person for families of four or more may be purchased online at www.bainbridgeperformingarts.org, by phone at 206.842.8569 or in person at BPA, 200 Madison Avenue North, Bainbridge Island. BPA Box Office hours are 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, and one hour prior to each performance.
BPA is supported, in part, by Bainbridge Community Foundation, the City of Bainbridge Island, and One Call for All. Bainbridge Performing Arts is pleased to offer an “Open Doors” program. Free and reduced-cost tickets to most events are available to community members in need through our partner Helpline House thanks to grants from BCF, the Mabee Family Foundation, and the Alder Fund at the Bainbridge Community Foundation. Please contact the BPA Box Office at 206.842.8569 or Helpline House to reserve tickets today.
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