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The Wizard of Oz

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 Classical 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 MUSIC LIBRARY, INC., 560 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York 10022

Production Date: December 4-6 & 11-13, 2015
Location: The Byng Community Theater

Director: Brandon Byng
Asst. Director / Choreographer: Debra Jolly
Asst. Choreograhper: Ali Carlson
Stage Manager: Tanya Brehmer

Like so many girls her age, little Dorothy Gale of Kansas dreams of what lies over the rainbow. One day a twister hits her farm and carries her away over the rainbow to another world. Come join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tinman, the Cowardly Lion and Toto as they travel the universe of Dorothy’s imagination.

Original Cast:
Dorothy……………………………………………………………………………..Abigail Frank
Toto………………………………………………………………………Tegean Keomanyvong
Aunt Em / Glinda………………………………………………………………………..Liz Zitny
Uncle Henry……………………………………………………………….David Woosencraft
Zeke / Cowardly Lion………………………………………………………….Brandon Byng
Hickory / Tinman…………………………………………………………………Jason Schultz
Hunk / Scarecrow…………………………………………………………………….Gail Irwin
Miss Gulch / Wicked Witch of the West……………………………….Bridgette Finger
Prof. Marvel / Guard / The Wizard……………………………………………….Jim Klein
Munchkins……………………………………………………………………..Breanna Duncan
Olivia Shelly
Eleanor Finger
Faith Marquardt
Nicole Woosencraft
Katelynne Dorn
Josie Sieber
Betsy Finger
Brooke LeMense
Sydney Surber
Crows…………………………………………………………………………….Ashley Pelegrin
Kalista Susa
Victoria Athey
Trees……………………………………………………………………..Mackenzie Marquardt
Audryn Just
McKenna Coffey
Poppies……………………………………………………………………………….Olivia Shelly
Nicole Woosencraft
Faith Marquardt
Katelynne Dorn
Betsy Finger
Brooke LeMense
Snowflakes…………………………………………………………………….Breanna Duncan
Eleanor Finger
Josie Sieber
Ozians……………………………………………………………………….David Woosencraft
Mackenzie Marquardt
McKenna Coffey
Victoria Athey
Kalista Susa
Ashley Pelegrin
Audryn Just
McKenna Seidl
Sydney Surber
Breanna Duncan
Eleanor Finger
Olivia Shelly
Winkie General……………………………………………………………David Woosencraft
Winkies………………………………………………………………….Mackenzie Marquardt
McKenna Coffey
Victoria Athey
Kalista Susa
Ashley Pelegrin
Flying Monkey General (Nikko)…………………………………………Breanna Duncan
Flying Monkeys………………………………………………………………….Eleanor Finger
Olivia Shelly
Audryn Just
McKenna Seidl
Sydney Surber
The Jitterbug………………………………………………………………………….Ali Carlson