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Frankfort residents Hunter Lehman (left) and Abby Salgado — who play Mr. Salt and Veruca Salt, respectively, in the Lincoln-Way Theatre Guild’s upcoming “Willy Wonka, Jr.” show — react to Willy Wonka’s rules during a June 19 rehearsal at the New Lenox Park District building. Photos by Sean Hastings/22nd Century Media
Frankfort resident Nate Borgens, who plays Uncle Joe in the Lincoln-Way Theatre Guild’s upcoming performance of “Willy Wonka, Jr.” shows Charlie Bucket, played by Amelie Villasenor, a chocolate bar that may have a Golden Ticket inside during a June 19 rehearsal.
New Lenox resident Logan Meder, who plays Mike Teavee, reacts to Willy Wonka’s rules when he is at the Chocolate Factory.
Sean Hastings, Freelance Reporter
2:46 am CDT June 28, 2019

Chocolate, golden tickets and Oompa Loompas are on their way.

The Lincoln-Way Theatre Guild is performing “Willy Wonka, Jr.” at 7 p.m. Friday, June 28, and at 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Saturday, June 29, at the Lincoln-Way Central Rosenquist Theatre, 1801 E. Lincoln Highway in New Lenox.

The cast is made up of students entering fourth grade through high school, all of whom are familiar with the book and both versions of the film.