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Roald Dahl's much-loved story, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, about how Charlie Bucket wins a ticket to visit Willy Wonka's amazing chocolate factory is turned into a play for children to act. With tips about scenery, props and lighting, the play is easy to stage and there are lots of parts for everyone.

Roald Dahl, the best-loved of children's writers, died in 1990 but his books continue to be bestsellers.

Richard George was an elementary school teacher in New York when he wrote this stage adaptation of Roald Dahl's bestselling story - and Roald Dahl himself recommended that it should be published.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780141374260

    October 30, 2017

    Puffin

    RRP $16.99

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  • Paperback

    9780140311259

    September 27, 1979

    Puffin

    96 pages

    RRP $19.99

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  • Hardback

    9780141361536

    October 31, 2016

    Puffin

    208 pages

    RRP $19.99

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  • Paperback

    9780141365374

    April 18, 2016

    Puffin

    208 pages

    RRP $16.99

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  • Hardback

    9780141355238

    October 22, 2014

    Puffin

    208 pages

    RRP $24.99

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  • Paperback

    9780141394589

    October 22, 2014

    Peng. Mod. Classics

    144 pages

    RRP $22.99

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  • Paperback

    9780141334370

    June 25, 2014

    Puffin

    160 pages

    RRP $19.99

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  • Paperback

    9780143106333

    October 20, 2011

    Penguin Classics

    168 pages

    RRP $27.99

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  • Paperback

    9780141331027

    June 28, 2010

    Puffin

    208 pages

    RRP $29.99

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  • Audio CD

    9780141370293

    June 1, 2016

    Puffin

    3 pages

    RRP $27.99

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  • EBook

    9780141960616

    August 2, 2010

    Penguin eBooks

    288 pages

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Also by Roald Dahl

Matilda
The Witches
The Bfg
Roald Dahl's Marvellous Joke Book
James And The Giant Peach
Fantastic Mr Fox
The Twits
George's Marvellous Medicine
Roald Dahl's James's Giant Bug Book
The Enormous Crocodile
Billy and the Minpins
Charlie And The Great Glass Elevator
Billy And The Minpins (Illustrated By Quentin Blake)
Growing Down: How Not To Be A Twit And Other Wisdom From Roald Dahl
The Enormous Crocodile (Book And Cd)
Roald Dahl’s Opposites
Roald Dahl’s 1 2 3
Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach Sticker Activity Book
Danny The Champion Of The World (Colour Edition)
The Witches (Colour Edition)
Trickery
Fear
War
Innocence

Recommendations

Charlie And The Great Glass Elevator
Alice's Adventures In Wonderland
George's Marvellous Medicine
Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life
Undercover Princess
Why I Love Footy
Love, Simon
The Getaway: Diary of a Wimpy Kid (BK12)
La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One
Twelve Nights
To Kill A Mockingbird
Alice-Miranda At School 1
The Curious Incident of the Dog In the Night-time
Trash
WaR: Wizards And Robots
Ranger's Apprentice 4: Oakleaf Bearers
Our Australian Girl: The Lina Stories
Dracula
Wonder Woman: Warbringer (DC Icons series)
Thirteen Reasons Why