BROKEN ARROW COMMUNITY PLAYHOUSE

Presents

“The Wizard of Oz” (R.S.C.1987)

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 Classic Motion Picture owned by

Turner Entertainment Co. and distributed in all media by Warner Bros.

Tickets are on sale now at www.bacptheatre.com or

Call our Box Office 918-258-0077 to reserve your seats today!

Adults $25 Child/Student/Senior $22

The Broken Arrow Community Playhouse is excited to present the timeless classic musical THE WIZARD OF OZ (R.S.C. 1987) August 9-11, and 16,-18, 2019. Fridays and Saturdays are at 7:30 PM Sundays at 2:00 PM at the Playhouse located at 1800 S. Main Street in Broken Arrow. This production will be fun for all ages!

2019 marks the 80th Anniversary of the iconic award winning film The Wizard of Oz. The (Royal Shakespeare Company 1987) versionis considered the most faithful adaptation written for the stage. You will hear all of your favorite songs: “Over the Rainbow,” “Munchkinland (Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead),” “If I Only Had a Brain/a Heart/the Nerve,” “We’re Off to See the Wizard (Follow the Yellow Brick Road),” “The Jitterbug,” and “The Merry Old Land of Oz.” Click your heels together three times and join The Scarecrow, The Tinman, The Cowardly Lion, Dorothy… and Toto too, as they journey through the magical land of Oz to meet the Wizard and obtain their hearts' desires.  Rediscover your love of the story of Oz in this fantastic musical treat for the whole family and join us as “We’re Off to See the Wizard!”

Director Samantha Kennedy has assembled a large cast of actors of all ages, and Music Director McKenzie Perry with Choreographer Shaina Wise, are hard at work to make The Wizard of Oz a spectacular opening for our 40th anniversary season. Scenic Designer Aaron Kennedy is creating a wonderful visual experience not seen before at the BACP!  Several of our talented cast come from right here in Broken Arrow, but we also have some that hail from Muskogee, Sapulpa, Glenpool, Bixby and Tulsa. The cast includes; Hannah McSpadden, Jordan Buie, David Grant, Harlee Cartee, Kurt Bennett, Barry Wise, Samantha Dunne, Tim Dunn, Kyra Burrup, Noelle Aafedt, Monica Bader, Mallory Berry, Kaden Burrup, Abby Darden, MacKenzie Egger, Anna Farley, Nico Hoover, Brittain Kennedy, Rockland Kennedy, Alexxa Jackson, Samantha Jesperson, Sarah Jones, Spencer Loeffler, Chloee Lovins, Claire Shannon, Hailey Zachary and Amanda Welch.

For more information about this production please call the BACP at 918-258-0077. The Wizard of Oz is presented by arrangement with TAMS-WITMARK www.tamswitmark.com. The BACP is located in The Main Place at 1800 S. Main in downtown Broken Arrow. We would like to thank Landmark Business Systems for their generous sponsorship of the 2019-2020 Season. The Broken Arrow Community Playhouse is a member of the Oklahoma Community Theatre Association and the American Association of Community Theatre.                                                                              

Schedules

  • Starting Friday, August 9th, 2019, repeats every week on Friday and Saturday until Sunday, August 18, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
  • Starting Sunday, August 11th, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday until Sunday, August 18, 2019 @ 2:00 pm – 4:15 pm

Venue

Broken Arrow Community Playhouse

1800 S. Main St.
Broken Arrow, OK 74012

Contact

Sherry Hacker