Opens Jul 28, 2018
July 28-August 2 only!
This dazzling Motown musical reimagining of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. Diana Ross stars as Dorothy, an introverted young school teacher from New York City who suddenly finds herself transported to Oz, where she meets Scarecrow (Michael Jackson), Tin Man (Nipsey Russell) and the Cowardly Lion (Ted Ross). Co-stars Richard Pryor, Lena Horne, Thelma Carpenter and Mabel King.
"Sidney Lumet's spectacular, joyous production of The Wiz generates a mood of wonder and sentimental rapture recalling the arrival of the Mother Ship in Close Encounters of the Third Kind." (Gary Arnold, Washington Post)