As I navigate the last few months of my Master’s Degree, I thank you for your patience during this arduous time. Fortunately, I have had the opportunity to see Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is currently playing at QPAC’s Lyric Theatre.
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QPAC Lyric Theatre: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
The Star Gold Coast: Menopause The Musical (Opening: Friday, September 24th)
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
Roald Dahl’s beloved tale Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has delighted audiences young and old, all over the world. And now the hit touring production is coming to Perth… for the first time EVER! The show opens on Wednesday, November 3rd with tickets on sale now at https://www.crownperth.com.au/entertainment/live-theatre/charlie-and-the-chocolate-factory
Young Charlie Bucket dreams of meeting Willy Wonka, the mysterious world-renowned candy maker. When news breaks that his idol is opening the gates of his factory to a lucky few, Charlie is desperate to get his hands on a life-changing golden ticket.
Journey through Wonka’s world of pure imagination with a comically curious assortment of winners – Charlie Bucket, Augustus Gloop, Veruca Salt, Violet Beauregard and Mike Teavee. From chocolate waterfalls to furry lollypops, Wonka’s creations come to life in a flurry of colour and confection.
This sweet spectacle features a brand new toe-tapping and ear-tickling score from the songwriters of Hairspray, plus all of your favourite songs from the original film including Pure Imagination, The Candy Man and I’ve Got a Golden Ticket.
Get ready for incredible inventions, outrageous costumes, whimsical sets and more, more, more at this everlasting showstopper!
ROUND THE TWIST
RGM Productions is pleased to announce the development and production of ROUND THE TWIST THE MUSICAL following the successful application to the Federal Government’s Restart Investment to Sustain and Expand (RISE) fund.
ROUND THE TWIST is an iconic Australian children’s TV series. An entire generation of Australians and people all over the world know they’re in for a treat when they hear “Have you ever, ever felt like this?” This quirky children’s comedy set in an old, rugged lighthouse, focuses on the absurdist, supernatural events that happen to a widower and his three children. It’s a story about growing up, family and strange things happening, told in a quintessentially Australian way.
Further information can be read at https://www.theatrepeople.com.au/round-the-twist-the-musical/
SHOW RUN UPDATES
COME FROM AWAY
It was exciting today to hear that Come From Away will reopen at Sydney’s Capitol Theatre on Wednesday, October 20th at a 75% capacity. Sydney-siders, please go see the show. Tickets are on sale now through Sunday, November 28th.
HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD
SOMETHING TO MAKE YOU SMILE
WICKED recently reopened in London to rapturous applause, especially when Glinda’s famous line “It’s Good to See me Isn’t It” was spoken.
Congratulations to Phoebe Panaretos (American Idiot, Strictly Ballroom) who performed at London’s West End Live this past weekend.