Riverside High School is in its second year, but it’s already gearing up to present big-time productions. Its theater company, Moon River Productions, showcases “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” this weekend.
Performances are at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 4 and Friday, May 5, and at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, May 6, in the Riverside auditorium, 19019 Upper Belmont Place in Leesburg.
Under the direction of Michael Guillen, co-direction of Jennifer Ulloa, and vocal direction of Glenn Cockrell, the production brings Roald Dahl’s tale to life with innovative sets and costumes and fresh choreography.
General admission is $10; $5 for students and for all seats at the matinee. Tickets can be purchased at the door or at rvhsfineartsboosters.com/tickets.html.