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Wizard of Oz (Young Performers’ Edition)
June 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm$6 – $12
By L. Frank Baum
With Music and Lyrics by Harold Arlen and E. Y. Harburg
Background Music by Herbert Stothart
Dance and Vocal Arrangements by Peter Howard
Orchestration by Larry Wilcox
Adapted by John Kane for the Royal Shakespeare Company
Based upon the Classic Motion Picture owned by Turner Entertainment Co. and distributed in all media by Warner Bros.
Adaptation and support materials for the Young Performers’ Edition Developed by iTheatrics
Under the supervision of Timothy Allen McDonald
Jonesboro State Bank – Pledge10 Grant
After a tornado whisks her away to the magical land of Oz, young Dorothy Gale teams up with a Scarecrow, a Tin Woodsman, and a Cowardly Lion to find the powerful Wizard of Oz, who can send her home. Along the way, they must avoid the clutches of the Wicked Witch of the West, who is trying to steal the mysterious magic slippers that once belonged to her evil sister, but are now on Dorothy’s feet. Dorothy eventually learns just how magical friendship can be and how wonderful it can feel to go home again.
June 17. at 7 PM
June 18, at 10 AM and 7 PM
June 19, at 10 AM and 7 PM
June 20, at 7 PM
The Dixie Center for the Arts
212 Vienna St.
Ruston, La 71270
Adults – $12
Student/Child – $6
Tickets on sale at www.rctruston.org on June 3, 2019