All posts tagged Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Why Dahl must not be chocolate coated

Why do so few even know of Roald Dahl’s antisemitism, despite his proudly trumpeting his views in mainstream publications? asks Rabbi James Kennard.

Life lessons in Dahl’s chocolate coated musical

Despite the fun and fantasy in the musical Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, which sees Jewish actor Jake Fehily make his professional stage debut, there’s also a serious message.

Summer showtime

THERE may be no greater joy than entering a fantastical chocolate-filled world of wonder with the eccentric Willy Wonka, endearing Grandpa Joe and enough toffee-apple trees to make your head spin. Enter a world of pure imagination with Melbourne-based actor Jake Fehily, who plays August Gloop in the upcoming production of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory at Sydney's Capitol Theatre, Sophie Deutsch reports.