Big news: Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory just shattered the all-time box office record at Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre for the week ending December 31, 2017.
The show's gross for the week was $2,054,877, the highest ever for any eight- or nine-performance week at the theater. Prior to Charlie, Motown held the house record ($1,708,597.00), set in 2013.
There are two weeks remaining to see Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory on Broadway before the production launches a U.S. national tour in September 2018. The final Broadway performance is Sunday, January 14, at the Lunt-Fontanne.
With direction by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O’Brien, Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory features music by Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award-winner Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Grammy and Tony Award-winners Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman, a book by Artistic Director of Edinburgh’s Royal Lyceum theatre David Greig, choreography by Tony Award nominee and Emmy Award winner Joshua Bergasse and includes additional songs by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley from the 1971 Warner Bros. motion picture.
What are you waiting for? With only two weeks left in the Broadway run, now's the time to get to New York City and score your golden ticket.