Journey through Oz in This Tony-Winning Musical
Ease on down the road with Dorothy and her friends Scarecrow, Tinman and Lion on their quest to meet The Wiz. In this adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s magical novel, Dorothy is whisked away by a tornado to the fanciful land of Oz. There, she and her sidekicks encounter munchkins, flying monkeys and a power-hungry witch named Evillene who vows to destroy them. Winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Original Score, "The Wiz" is a musical feast featuring soul, gospel, R&B and pop as well as exuberant choreography. Rediscover the power of courage, heart, brains and friendship in this classic story at the historic Ford’s Theatre.
Length: ~2 hours and 30 minutes including one intermission. Recommended for ages 8 and older.