Charlie and the Chocolate Factory The New Musical | Official Site

After premiering in Sydney, Roald Dahl’s delicious tale, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, will open its doors in Melbourne from August and is on sale in Brisbane. It’s a delectable treat featuring songs from the original film, including Pure Imagination, The Candy Man and I’ve Got a Golden Ticket, alongside a brand new, toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory The New Musical | Official Site
Capitol Theatre

Theatre Address

13 Campbell Street Haymarket NSW 2000
Paul Slade Smith Benjamin Belsey Elijah Slavinskis Edgar Stirling Lenny Thomas Lachlan Young Tony Sheldon Lucy Maunder
Lachlan Young

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Lachlan Young

Charlie Bucket

Lachlan Young is thirteen years old and is thrilled to be playing the role of Charlie! His professional credits include the Melbourne seasons of Kinky Boots (Michael Cassel Group) as Young Charlie, Dream Lover (Gordon Frost Organisation) as Young Bobby/ Dodd, and School of Rock (GWB Entertainment) as James. He performed with the School of Rock cast at Carols by Candlelight, the Big Bash cricket and on Channel Nine. He has appeared in the CLOC musical theatre productions of Strictly Ballroom (Luke) and Les Miserables (Gavroche), receiving a Music Theatre Guild nomination for the latter. He trains with Stage Left performing arts school, May Downs School of Dance and previously with Studio Kiki School of Dance, Stage School Australia and the Australian Boys Choir. Lachlan also studies music theatre, violin (AMEB) and enjoys playing soccer and PS4 with friends. He wishes to thank his family and agent Ana Mitsikas from Stage Left.