Virtually Live: Roald Dahl Day

Celebrate Roald Dahl Day by joining the Puffin Virtually Live interactive webcast.

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  • Quentin Blake at the Roald Dahl Museum for Puffin Virtually Live 2012

Puffin Books Virtually Live is a series of free interactive webcasts from Puffin's bestselling authors.

Every year, as part of the celebrations for Roald Dahl Day, Puffin Virtually Live hosts a special Roald Dahl-themed event, broadcasting to many schools and children across the world.

2015 - don't be a Twit!

Keep a glass eye on the Puffin Virtually Live website, where we'll be announcing this year's Roald Dahl Day extravaganza very soon...

2014 - a whipple-scrumptious year

In 2014, Puffin Virtually Live celebrated 50 whipple-scrumptious years of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory with a chocolate-tastic extravaganza at the West End home of the musical production of Charlie. Quentin Blake showed us how to draw Mr Willy Wonka, Claudia Winkleman made a Wonka hat, and Helen Skelton and the cast of the Charlie musical had us all singing along.

2013 - at the home of Matilda the Musical

In 2013 Michael Rosen - a children's author himself and the writer of Fantastic Mr Dahl, a biography all about Roald - hosted the show live from Stratford-upon-Avon, the original home of the RSC's award-winning Matilda The Musical, where he was joined by Roald's daughter Lucy Dahl live from her home in LA...

2012 - Dreaming Big with Quentin Blake

In 2012 Michael Rosen the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre. He was joined by Roald's principal illustrator Sir Quentin Blake, who did some amazing live drawing for the many people watching online.

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Make every day Roald Dahl Day in your classroom