Month: April 2018

The Wiz Cast

Announcing the Cast & Creative Team of The Wiz!

Winner of 7 Tony Awards, including Best Musical & Best Score

The Wiz

Book by William F. Brown
Music and Lyrics by Charlie Smalls
From the story “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” by L. Frank Baum

 Directed by Dawn M. Simmons
Music Director, Allyssa Jones
Choreography by Jean Appolon

 May 18 – June 24, 2018

 “Radiates so much energy you can hardly sit in your seat!”  — NY Post

A soulful retelling of L. Frank Baum’s beloved The Wonderful Wizard of OzThe Wiz combines fairy-tale glamour with street smarts to make a classic fantasy sparkle for today.  And our directors and choreographer will bring a blast of New Orleans Creole magic to this production!  Winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Score, The Wiz ingeniously mixes rock, gospel, soul, and jazz, and features hits like “Ease on Down the Road,” “A Brand New Day,” and “Home.”

Read More