Our Next Show


Congratulations! This is your golden ticket to tour Willy Wonka's famous magical chocolate factory with Charlie Bucket and four other far less well-behaved children. Our talented ensemble of young actors will bring this story to life for young audiences with an immersive experience in our Dress Up Theatre. Watch this deliciously cautionary tale unfold before you!

Original story by Roald Dahl, adaptation by Richard R. George, produced with permission from Dramatic Publishing of Woodstock, IL.

For advance purchases: $8/member, $9/visitor, $16/stay and play. $1 fee applies to tickets purchased on the day of the performance.

Tickets will go on sale Friday, January 23rd!


For advance purchases: $8/member, $9/visitor, $16/stay and play.
$1 fee applies to tickets purchased on the day of the performance.
Processing fees apply.
For tickets:
click here or call 1-800-838-3006.

Cancellation Policy:

THEATRE TICKETS are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. Tickets purchased are valid for one show only. Please check the time and date to be sure you are purchasing tickets for the show you want to see. If purchaser is unable to attend a performance, he or she may transfer tickets to another individual. Transfers or exchanges between show dates are not permitted. If a decision is made by Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine to cancel a performance, ticket fees will be refunded in full or applied to a future show, at the purchaser’s discretion. These policies are designed to best meet the needs of our visitors, the young actors, and the organization. Thank you for your ticket purchase!

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Can't wait to see the show?

Here are some things you can do to get ready!:
  • Sign up for our email list so you'll get all the latest news about this exciting event.
  • Read the original! There are many retellings of this wonderful story, including classic versions and more modern adaptations for audiences of all ages. Visit your local library to read different versions - it's a great way to get to know the characters and to practice the skills of comparing and contrasting.
  • See how the Dress Up Theatre can transform on our past production spotlight page.
  • Like Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine on Facebook to get the latest news.
  • Visit our theatre season page to find out what's coming up this season!