This timeline contains all information about Roald Dahl’s life, the books he wrote, and movies, television shows, and theater productions he was involved in. It continues past his death to the present day (since new Dahl works are still being released).
April 28, 1955 – The Honeys (play) premieres on Broadway and closes after 36 performances.
November 25, 1956 – The Soldier (opera) is performed in concert at Carnegie Hall in New York.
A Question of Taste
June 24, 1989 – A Question of Taste (opera) premieres at the Glimmerglass Opera with “The Mighty Casey.”
Goldilocks and the Three Bears
December 1997 – Goldilocks and the Three Bears (musical) premieres in Glasgow, Scotland.
December 9, 2010 – Matilda (musical) has world premiere at Courtyard Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon, England.
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
June 25, 2013 – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (musical) has world premiere at Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, England.