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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - Two full-length versions and an abridged version available. A clever, entertaining and fast paced dramatization based upon the timeless and exciting L. Frank Baum classic adventure story of young Dorothy who finds herself lost in the strange and magical Land of Oz. As few as eight actors 4 women, 4 men can play the 20 plus principal characters or as we discovered in premiere - a woman can play the Wizard!
Settings are multiple The wizard of oz areas suggestions are in the script. Costumes are "realistic" for Kansas, but otherwise fantastical. The full-length version is suitable for all groups from Middle School to professional.
Are you a Middle School or Junior High who needs a more compact version of this popular play? Our abridged version of this script is available for school groups who prefer a shorter performance time. Can be performed with or without an intermission.
Playing time approximately 60 minutes. Suggested Playing Times are a maximum estimation based on a full-scale production with musical augmentation, set changes and extensive audience reactions.
Your own playing time may be shorter. General comments on expanding the cast: We are constantly amazed by the many ways creative directors and teachers find to further expand the already generous cast size of this play.
A school in Florida, to cite just one example, added more farmers to the Kansas opening, increased the number of Munchkins, added soldiers and guards in the city of Oz, used an entire field of "live" poppies, added more assistants for the Witch of the West, and even used dancers!
Some groups have double-cast the principals, which is another option, and others have opted to add in a corps of flying monkeys and more "Wizardly" staff members. The possibilities are endless.
We hope you'll share your ideas with us so we can pass them along to others. We have a version of this script suitable for touring abbreviated cast size and format.
If interested please inquire for details. When ordering please specify whether you want the original full-length version, the Expanded Cast version or the abridged "School Play" version. There are of course, other variations of this story in "dramatic" format.The International Wizard of Oz Club was founded in to bring together all those interested in Oz, its authors and illustrators, film and stage adaptations, toys and games, and associated grupobittia.com it has members of all ages throughout the world.
Aug 15, · Watch video · Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home to Kansas and help her friends as well.8/10(K).
Dedicated to Wizard of Oz lovers from all around the world! "I hereby confer upon you the honorary degree of TH.D." about MGM's The Wizard Of Oz movie and L. Frank Baum! _____ *All Oz jpg/gifs seen on these pages originated here*. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz-Two full-length versions and an abridged version available.
A clever, entertaining and fast paced dramatization based upon the timeless and exciting L. Frank Baum classic adventure story of young Dorothy who finds herself lost in the strange and magical Land of Oz.
Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home to . Lyrics to 'We're Off To See The Wizard' by Wizard Of Oz: We hear he is a whiz of a wiz If ever a wiz there was / Wiz, if ever a wiz there was.