The Golden Ticket (partially lost opera based on "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" children's novel; 2010)
The Golden Ticket is an opera based on the 1964 novel Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl. It was partially commissioned by Felicity Dahl (Roald Dahl's wife). It premiered at the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis on June 13th, 2010. There were subsequent performances at Wexford and The Atlanta Opera in October 2010 and March 2012 respectively.
A full audio recording featuring the Atlanta Opera cast was made in March 2012 and was officially released later that year. There are several short video clips of the show that were released for promotional material as well as many stills, but it is unknown if a full video recording of any version of the show exists.
- The American Lyric Theater's webpage about the production. Featuring the full score and other miscellaneous materials. Retrieved 13 Sep '21
- The official Atlanta Opera recording. Retrieved 13 Sep '21
- A blog post discussing the Atlanta production, featuring many stills. Retrieved 13 Sep '21