Young People’s Theatre Newcastle

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR.

2020 PRODUCTION // 14 APRIL TO 30 MAY 2020

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR.

The famous high-flying car is flying into Newcastle this April School Holidays. Join Caractacus Potts, Jeremy and Jemima as they set about restoring an old race car, which turns out to be magic and has the ability to float and take flight.

Filled with amazing stage spectacle and unforgettable songs including the Academy Award nominated title song, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR. is a fun-filled adventure that will dazzle audiences of all ages. Written by the Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins) and based on the beloved film of the same name, audiences are sure to find this production, “Truly Scrumptious”.

Presented by a talented ensemble of students, this production is led by Directors Anthony Davies and Harold Phipps, Musical Director Janelle Davies and Choreographer Lizzy Lindus.

Presented by Young People’s Theatre, Newcastle INC
Anthony Davies & Harold Phipps
Assistant Director: Shoba Alexander
Musical Director: Janelle Davies
Assistant Musical Director: Rachel Enright
Choreographer: Lizzy Lindus
Production Assistants: Zoe Shaw & Alexandra Ryba
Audience Suitability: Preschool to adults
Performance Dates: 14 April to 30 May 2020
Duration: 70 minutes (plus a 20 minute interval)

Performance Schedule

  • 11am Tuesday 14 April
  • 11am Wednesday 15 April
  • 7pm Wednesday 15 April
  • 11am Thursday 16 April
  • 11am Friday 17 April
  • 2pm Saturday 18 April
  • 2pm Saturday 2 May
  • 7pm Saturday 2 May
  • 2pm Sunday 3 May
  • 2pm Saturday 9 May
  • 7pm Saturday 9 May
  • 2pm Saturday 16 May
  • 7pm Saturday 16 May
  • 2pm Sunday 17 May
  • 2pm Saturday 23 May
  • 7pm Saturday 23 May
  • 2pm Saturday 30 May
  • 7pm Saturday 30 May


Tickets can be purchased online at any time. Phone bookings (02 4961 4895) and bookings in person can be made at the YPT Ticket Box Office during office hours – Saturdays 9am to 1pm.

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