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A CUTC & J Barry Howell production of THE WIZARD OF OZ

August 1 - August 4

 

Date/Time(s): Thu-Sat, Aug 1-3, 2019, 7pm (doors open at 6:15pm), and Sun, Aug 4, 2019, 2pm (doors open at 1:15pm)

Seating: Reserved

Tickets: $10 Children (12 & under)/$15 Student & Senior (55 & up)/$19 Standard
Add’l per-ticket processing fees apply: $2.50 (online only) 

On-Sale Date: Now on sale

 

The Champaign Park District presents a Champaign Urbana Theatre Company & J. Barry Howell production of The Wizard of Oz

This long-beloved tale, in which a Kansas farm girl travels over the rainbow to discover the magical power of home, has been moving audiences for generations. Includes the songs “Over The Rainbow,” “If I Only Had A Brain,” “We’re Off To See The Wizard,” and more!

For more, visit cutheatreco.org


THE WIZARD OF OZ

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.

THE WIZARD OF OZ is presented by arrangement with TAMS-WITMARK www.tamswitmark.com


STAFF

Jeff Dare – Director

Cheryl Forest Morganson – Music Director

Whitney Havice – Choreographer

Yen Vi Green – Stage Manager

Dave Ivy – Conductor

Christopher Kreps – Assistant Director

Janhavi Kolhe – Assistant Stage Manager

Lauren Ramshaw – Producer

Cindy Havice – Properties Designer/Set Decorator

Laura Vavrin – Costumes

Lizzie Roehrs – Master Carpenter/Construction Lead

Michael Miller – Sound Design

Nicholas Shaw – Set Design

Wyatt Simmons – Light Design


THE CAST

Dorothy – Colleen Bruton

Scarecrow/Hunk – Nick Hittle

Tin Man/Hickory – Jacob Smith

Lion/Zeke – William Curtis

Glinda/Aunt Em – Kari Croop

Guard/Uncle Henry – Jim Dieker

Witch/Almira Gulch – Susan Curtis

Wizard/Prof Marvel – Lincoln Machula

Dorothy Understudy – Rebecca Sweeney

Crow Trio:

Maya Hammond

Anna Summers

Rebecca Sweeney

Apple Tree Trio:

Zoe Dunn

Rowan Frantz

Grace Kreps

Ozians:

Shane Coats

Isabel Curtis

Tony Curtis

Zoe Dunn

Rowan Frantz

Maya Hammond

Sydney Hoel

Grace Kreps

Philip Meadows

Terron Miller

Remy Saymiknha

Anna Summers

Rebecca Sweeney

Josiah Zielke

Susan Zielke

Featured Dancers:

Zoe Dunn

Rowan Frantz

Maya Hammond

Sydney Hoel

Remy Saymiknha

Anna Summers

Rebecca Sweeney

Josiah Zielke

Grace Kreps

Munchkins:

Tobias Kreps (Nikko, Flying Monkey Commander)

Lindley Carlson

June Coleman

Jonathan Dare

Ozella Green

Joshua Kreps

Samuel Kreps

Cecilia Morber

Isaiah Robertson

Kira Rose

Grace Rose

Ava Spady

Ben Summers

Dean Willard

 

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Details

Start:
August 1
End:
August 4
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Organizer

Virginia Theatre
Phone:
217.356.9063
Email:
virginia@cparkdistrict.com
Website:
https://thevirginia.org

Venue

Virginia Theatre
203 W. Park Ave.
Champaign, IL 61820 United States
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Phone:
217.356.9063
Website:
https://thevirginia.org/