The Wizard of Oz
Woodruff Arts Center and Alliance Theatre Presents
Written by L. Frank Baum
Music and lyrics by Harold Arlen & E.Y. Harburg
Book adaptation by John Kane
Directed by Rosemary Newcott
Introduce your children to the kind of magic only found in the Land of Oz. This 70-minute, family-friendly production features iconic songs like "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" and "Follow the Yellow Brick Road” from the original movie score. While remaining true to the well-known story and familiar characters, the Alliance’s version of The Wizard of Oz uniquely draws inspiration from American Folk Art to create a magical production that will surprise and delight all ages. This timeless story reminds us that no matter what you’re searching for, you don’t have to look further than your own backyard.