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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR

Monday 26th April-Saturday 1st May 2021

Join Nelson Youth Theatre on a fantastic musical adventure with an out-of-this-world car, based on the beloved 1968 film version of Ian Fleming’s children’s book, and featuring an unforgettable score by the Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR. is one unforgettable blockbuster that audiences will find “Truly Scrumptious”.

An eccentric inventor, Caractacus Potts sets about restoring an old race car from a scrap heap with the help of his children Jeremy and Jemima. They soon discover the car has magical properties including the ability to float and take flight. Trouble occurs when the evil Baron Bomburst desires the magic car for himself. The family joins forces with Truly Scrumptious and batty Grandpa Potts to outwit the dastardly Baron and Baroness and their villainous henchman, the Child Catcher.

Filled with amazing stage spectacle and unforgettable songs, including the Academy Award nominated title song, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR. is a high-flying fun-filled adventure for all!

Family Friendly

Date(s)

April 26–30
May 1

Time

2pm

Location

Nelson & suburbs

Venue

Theatre Royal
78 Rutherford St, Nelson

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

Adult $25, Under 17 $17, Senior $23, Group of 4 $18.75pp (plus service fees)

Tickets from Theatre Royal Nelson ph. 03 548 3840.

Contact

Ph. 03 548 3840
boxoffice@theatreroyalnelson.co.nz

Additional Info

Official Website

 

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