Penn State School of Theatre presents 'The Wiz'

January 28, 2009

University Park, Pa. -- The Pennsylvania State School of Theatre's University Resident Theatre Company will present "The Wiz," Feb. 17 thru 28, in the Playhouse Theatre, on the University Park campus.

Directed by Steve Broadnax, this Broadway musical is based on "The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz" by L. Frank Baum. The musical is an adaptation of the tale we all know by heart. Dorothy is blown by a tornado into Munchkinland where she meets the Scarecrow, the Tinman, and the Cowardly Lion. They all go off to see the Wizard of Oz, who turns out to be a phoney, but Dorothy starts believing and they all live happily ever after.

Ticket prices are preview $10, evening $14, Penn State students $8.50, and are available at the Penn State Downtown Ticket Center, Eisenhower Box Office, Bryce Jordan Center, or by calling (814) 863-0255 or 1-800-ARTS-TIX.

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Last Updated March 19, 2009