Providence Classical Christian School produces Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka
"Providence Classical Christian School of Lynnwood will present a production of Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka on March 13-15 at Kenmore Community Church in Bothell.
Willy Wonka the musical is based on the children's classic Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, by Roald Dahl.
It tells the tale of a mysterious candy maker who holds a contest to find just the right child to run his candy empire when he retires.
Five children win the coveted golden tickets and tour his factory. Through a series of comical missteps and bad decision making by the children, Wonka is left with one final winner.
This is a wonderful family musical with familiar songs like "The Candyman" and "Pure Imagination" and "I Want it Now," which will be sure to deliver a smile.
Willy Wonka stars Russell Hatcher in the title role and John Baron as Charlie Bucket. It is directed by Robin Hilt, with costumes by Melinda Schlimmer.
It runs at 7 p.m. March 13-15, with a matinee at 1 p.m. on March 15. Tickets are $8 general admission and $5 for students. Please visit www.pccs.org to purchase tickets.