Roald Dahl’s stories all started as a few short lines scribbled into his precious ideas books – from tiny ideas come enormous possibilities. The Imaginormous Challenge is all about coming up with the most imaginative story ideas you can think of in 100 words or fewer.
Entrants must be aged 5-12 and from the US
Remember, Wonka is looking for story ideas, so you don’t have to tell us the actual whole story, you can just describe it.
Not only will winners have the opportunity to see the new Broadway musical "Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" and even win an incredible family trip for four to the UK sponsored by Norwegian Air, but Roald Dahl's Imaginormous Challenge will grant the five Golden Ticket winners a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to "wonka-fy" their story ideas in one of the following 5 spectacular ways:
Theatrical Creation "Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" on Broadway will turn one winning story idea into a marvelous, theatrical creation.
A Hollywood Pitch One winner and his or her family will fly out to Hollywood, courtesy of Mr. Wonka, and pitch their story idea to a major Hollywood Executive at Warner Bros. Animation!
An Immersive Minecraft World A team of Minecraft builders will transform and reimagine the winning story idea into a playable Minecraft experience for the winner and the world to enjoy.
Become an Author The New York Times bestselling, award winning author Adam Gidwitz (A Tale Dark and Grimm, The Inquisitors Tale, The Empire Strikes Back: So You Want to be a Jedi?), will work with one story winner to turn their idea into their very own short story book!
A Candy Creation Following in Willy Wonka's footsteps and with the help of Dylan's Candy Bar, one winner's idea will be turned into a magical, edible creation – a 3D-printed piece of candy!
Can you guess which world famous books these brief story ideas taken from Roald Dahl’s ideas book became?
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