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Charlie Show

“Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”

Welcome to Wonka’s world of pure imagination! The Broadway and West End musical based on the famous novel by Roald Dahl and hit movie is coming to NEO Theatre. Now is your chance to experience the wonders of Wonka like never before with this everlasting showstopper!

April 18-20 at 7:30pm & April 21 at 2:30pm
FREE for NEO Students and Employees!
$10 General Admission* • $5 child/teen*
* Cash or check at the door. Purchase online below.

The world-famous Willy Wonka is opening the gates to his mysterious factory to five golden ticket winners. Young Charlie Bucket, whose bland life is about to sweeten with color and confection beyond his wildest dreams, embarks on a life-changing journey of chocolate waterfalls, nutty squirrels and the great glass elevator, all revealed by Wonka’s army of curious Oompa-Loompas.

You will devour this family-friendly adventure that is full of mouth-watering visuals that “Must be Believed to be Seen.” “Strike that! Reverse it!”

Cast and Crew

  • Willy Wonka – William Imhoff
  • Charlie Bucket – Michael Harris
  • Grandpa Joe – Kaleb Jinks
  • Mrs. Bucket – Ruth Nickles
  • Grandma Josephine – Alexia Elton
  • Grandma Georgina – Madalyn Richardson
  • Grandpa George – Calvin Becker
  • Mrs. Gloop – Hannah Davis
  • Augustus Gloop – Rhys Larsen
  • Mr. Salt – Brendan Turner
  • Veruca Salt – Sophie Harris
  • Mr. Beauregarde – Shannon Tillis
  • Violet Beauregarde – Blake Oakley
  • Mike Teavee – Seth Nickles
  • Mrs. Teavee – Val Brown
  • Mrs. Green – Sakyrah Hill
  • Jerry – Thai Durborow
  • Cherry – Patience Cody
  • Jeremy – Parker Woods
  • Bodyguards – Olivia Harris, Calvin Becker
  • Squirrels – Taygan Keys, Olivia Harris, Parker Woods, Sakyrah Hill, Madalyn Richardson
  • Dancing Gloopers – Malu De Oliveira, Olivia Harris, Parker Woods, Taegan Becker
  • Gum Chompin’ Divas – Olivia Harris, Parker Woods, Hailey Davidson
  • Oompa-Loompas – Taegan Becker, Calvin Becker, Ruth Nickles, Alexia Elton, Madalyn Richardson, Sakyrah Hill, Thai Durborow, Patience Cody, Parker Woods, Olivia Harris, Malu De Oliveira, Taygan Keys
  • Stage Manager – Kayla Ford
  • LX Operator – Jacob Sanda
  • Projections Operator – Tessa Tyler
  • Sound Operator – Nathaniel Dean
  • Properties Manager – Hailey Davidson
  • Articulated Props – Parker Woods
  • Wardrobe Assistant – Esther Drake
  • Production Assistant – Kristie Harris
  • Choreography – Lilli Kichler
  • Wardrobe Hair & Makeup – Rachel Sanda
  • Vocal Director – Dustin Warner
  • Second Director – Jennifer Smith
  • First Director – Aaron Smith

NEO A&M College Department of Communication and Fine Arts:

  • Vice President of Academic Affairs – Dr. Dustin Grover
  • Department Chair – Dr. Jeff Birdsong

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory:

  • Book by David Greig
  • Music by Marc Shaiman
  • Lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman
  • Songs from the Motion Picture by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley

Purchase Tickets Online

NEO Theatre performances are free for current NEO students, employees and their families, and Presidential Partners. Educators and chaperones from any public school will be admitted free with a group of three or more students.

How will I get my tickets? Tickets purchased online will be available at will call in the Fine Arts Center lobby before the selected performances.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.mtishows.com
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