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A huge hit with children, teens, adults and families alike for generations, audiences will now
have the unique chance to see The Wizard of Oz come to Technicolor life on stage this
October! Adapted direct from the MGM motion picture, with script developed by John Kane
and the Royal Shakespeare Company, it promises hours of fun for all!
The story of Dorothy and her friends, and their struggle to find what they feel is missing in their lives will touch a chord for many people. As you watch, their journey through Oz reveals the true characters of Dorothy’s companions - Tin Woodman, the most tender and emotional; Scarecrow, the wisest, and Cowardly Lion, the bravest. However, Dorothy’s desire to escape from the hopeless monotony of Kansas brings her only trouble and leads her through many dangers, until she too realises that what she is seeking is only a heartbeat - or a click of the heels away. In this magical journey through Oz I Theatre seeks to address our insecurities and reaffirm the uniqueness and value of every individual.
Featuring unforgettable songs ‘Somewhere Over the Rainbow’, ‘Follow the Yellow Brick Road’ and ‘We’re Off to See the Wizard’, this will be a rare opportunity to experience this spell-binding musical live on stage! With such a huge classic brought to life in Singapore, there’s no need to look Over The Rainbow for a fabulous time of family fun!
Original Story written by: L. Frank Baum
Music & Lyrics by: Harold Arlen and E.Y. Harburg
Adapted by: John Kane for Royal Shakespeare Company
Directed by: Brian Seward
Mariel Reyes, Timothy Nga, Dwayne Lau, Robert Jenkin, Josephine Tan, Rayann Condy, Gene Sharudyn, Eleanor Tan, Trey Ho, Audrey Luo, Daphne Ong, Hang Qian Chou, Geraldine Yeoh, Tay Keng Lim, Pamela Chong, Sirfan Sulami & Toto.
hmm.. thinking of watching it. think should be gd though