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.
Directed by Joey Tremblay
“There’s no place like home”
This winter, don't miss The Wizard of Oz, a magical adventure for the whole family. Join Dorothy Gale as she is swept away to the Land of Oz and embarks on a quest to see the Wizard who she hopes can help her return home. Featuring your favourite songs and a hilarious cast of characters, this classic musical is an unforgettable introduction to the theatre for your young ones – and a joyous rediscovery for the child in all of us.
The Wizard of Oz Cast List
|Darla Biccum||Aunt Em, Munchkin Citizen, Emerald City Citizen (Ozian), Winkie|
|Chris Bullough||Scarecrow, Hunk, Munchkin Coroner|
|Sheldon Davis||Uncle Henry, Munchkin Mayor, Snowman, Emerald City Sheriff, Winkie General|
|Michael De Rose||Lion, Zeke, Munchkin Citizen, Crow|
|Tess Degenstein||Glinda, Kansas Girl, Emerald City Citizen (Ozian), Winkie, Jitterbug Dancer|
|Beth Graham||Wicked Witch of the West, Miss Almira Gultch, Emerald City Citizen (Ozian)|
|Jonelle Gunderson||Kansas Girl, Munchkin Ballerina, Poppy Girl, Emerald City Citizen (Ozian), Winkie, Jitterbug|
|Alex McCooeye||Tin Man, Hickory, Munchkin Ballerina|
|Dov Mickelson||Wizard of OZ (Professor Marvel), Lollipop Leaguer, Emerald City Citizen (Ozian), Nikko|
|Kaitlyn Semple||Kansas Girl, Munchkin Ballerina, Crow, Jitterbug Dancer, Emerald City Citizen (Ozian), Winkie|
|Krista Jackson||Assistant Director|
|Allen Cole||Musical Director|
|Bretta Gerecke||Set and Properties Designer|
|Emma Williams||Costume Designer|
|Wendy Greenwood||Lighting Designer|
|Jeremy Sauer||Sound Designer|
|Shelby Lyn Lowe||Design Intern|
|Esther Howie||Stage Manager|
|Jessica Stinson||Assistant Stage Manager|
|Anita Posterino||Apprentice Stage Manager|
Photo by Sharpshooter Photography
In Photo: Alex McCooeye as Tin Man, Chris Bullough as Scarecrow, Katie Ryerson as Dorothy and Michael De Rose as The Cowardly Lion
Links to Globe Theatre blog posts:
- Meet Nathan Howe: Globe Theatre's Toto
- Inspiration, perspiration and preparation: Dayna Tekatch's ingredients for successfully choreographing Globe Theatre's Wizard of Oz
- "Meet Katie Ryerson: Globe Theatre's Dorothy Gale"
- "15 facts about L. Frank Baum (author of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz) "
- "Meet Emma Williams: Globe Theatre’s Resident Costume Designer"
- Read the story behind the original ruby slippers from the 1939 MGM film version of The Wizard of Oz
- "Thrill of the Fright: A feature article on Globe's Wicked Witch, Beth Graham"