Full casting has been announced for the upcoming production of Roald Dahl’s CHARLIE IN THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. The cast includes Kathy Fitzgerald (former Madame Morrible – Broadway, 2nd Natl. Tour), F. Michael Haynie (former Boq – Broadway), Michael Wartella (former Boq – Broadway, 2nd Natl. Tour), Kristy Cates (former Elphaba, former s/b Elphaba – Chicago; former ensemble, u/s Elphaba – Broadway), Paul Slade Smith (former Dr. Dillamond – 1st Natl. Tour, San Francisco; former Witch’s Father, u/s Dr. Dillamond, Wizard – 1st Natl. Tour), Amy Quanbeck (former ensemble – 2nd Natl. Tour) and Mikey Winslow (former ensemble, u/s Boq – 1st Natl. Tour).
Directed by Jack O’Brien, CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY features music by Marc Shaiman with lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman. The book is by David Greigand with choreography by Joshua Bergasse.
CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY is set to begin performances on March 28 with an official opening on April 23. Tickets range from $69-$160 and are available at ticketmaster.com.