Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane



Embark on a magical journey through Roald Dahl's classic tale, with Charlie and the Chocolate Factory the musical on stage at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane.

After finding golden tickets hidden beneath the wrappers of their favourite chocolate bars, five lucky children and their parents win the chance to enter the greatest chocolate factory in the world and meet its eccentric owner Willy Wonka. Among them is young Charlie Bucket, a poor but virtuous boy and the story’s unsuspecting hero. The golden ticket sends Charlie and his grandpa Joe on an amazing adventure, into a world of sugary delights and pure imagination.

Enter the chocolate garden, meet the Oompa-Loompas and see the glass lift fly through the starry night in this award-winning musical directed by Sam Mendes and brought to life with clever stagecraft and incredible sets.

Don’t miss this spectacular production as it enters its fourth and final year in London’s West End, and celebrates 100 years since the birth of Roald Dahl in 2016.

Check out our top 10 London musicals for more dazzling productions on the West End stage.

Sam Mendes

Venue Details & Map

Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Catherine Street
0871 7331000
Public transport:
Tube: Covent Garden or Holborn

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