WENATCHEE— The greatest family musical of all time, the National Tour of THE WIZARD OF OZ, is touching down in Wenatchee to the Town Toyota Center on Tuesday, November 29th 2011.
Tickets for THE WIZARD OF OZ start at only $30 with a discount for kids and seniors. Tickets are available online or at the 1300 Walla Walla Street box office. To Charge-By-Phone, call 509.667.7847.
This magical production, based on the Royal Shakespeare Company’s celebration of the 1939 MGM movie, is presented with breathtaking special effects that will sweep audiences away, from the moment the tornado twists its way into Kansas.
Dorothy, Toto and their friends the Cowardly Lion, Tin Man and Scarecrow are transported “Over the Rainbow” to adventures in Munchkin Land, the Haunted Forest and the Emerald City. Local children from the Wenatchee area will be performing the roles of “munchkins.”
Singing timeless classics such as “Ding Dong the Witch is Dead,” the children help bring this beloved classic to the stage of their hometown as part of their continuing performing arts education.
The 10 lucky children cast are:
Emily Brault, Wenatchee age: 9
Kaylee Coble, Wenatchee age: 9
Emily Davenport, Wenatchee age: 10
Olivia Fonville, East Wenatchee age: 8
Parker Hair, East Wenatchee age: 10
Gwen McQuaig, Wenatchee age: 10
Grace Kelly Orallo, Wenatchee age: 10
Grace Pope, Wenatchee age: 8
Reilly Schoening, Cashmere age:11
Nevaeh Turner, Wenatchee age: 9
Featuring the classic songs, as composed by Harold Arlen, “Over the Rainbow,” “Ding Dong the Witch is Dead” and “IfI Only Had A Brain,” along with the beloved characters, THE WIZARD OF OZ will have the entire family captivated as they travel down the yellow brick road for an unforgettable evening at the Town Toyota Center.
For more information visit: www.wizardofozontour.com