The West End production of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has released new portraits of Alex Jennings as Willy Wonka, with the five lucky golden-ticket winners who win a tour of his chocolate factory – Charlie Bucket, Augustus Gloop, Violet Beauregarde, Veruca Salt and Mike Teavee. Check out the images below (click image to enlarge).
Directed by Sam Mendes, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has broken multiple records at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane, where it has been seen by over more than 1.25 million people since it opened in June 2013. The show is currently taking bookings until 4th June 2016.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has music by Marc Shaiman, and lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman, a book by David Greig, set and costume designs by Mark Thompson and choreography by Peter Darling. Jonathan Slinger takes over as Willy Wonka from 4th May 2015.
Photo Credit: Matt Crockett