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Parkview Presents the Wizard of Oz This Weekend
LITTLE ROCK, AR (News Release) -- Follow the yellow brick road to Parkview's Metcalf Auditorium & be transported to the marvelous Land of Oz.
That's right; Parkview Arts/Science Magnet High School will be presenting the stage version of the Frank Baum classic The Wizard of Oz on April 11th & 12th at 7:30 pm & April 13th at 3pm on the Parkview campus.
Now in its 75th year, The Wizard of Oz tells the story of little Dorothy Gale of Kansas who, like so many girls her age, dreams of what lies over the rainbow when one day a twister hits her farm and carries her away over the rainbow to another world.
Come join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tinman, the Cowardly Lion and Toto as they travel the universe of Dorothy's imagination. Join Dorothy and her newfound friends' journey on a quest to find heart, courage, brains and most importantly, home.
This Tams-Witmark stage version of L. Frank Baum's book, The Wizard of Oz includes songs with music by Harold Arlen, lyrics by E.Y. Harburg and background music by Herbert Stothart. This adaption includes the celebrated songs Over the Rainbow, Munchkinland, We're Off To See the Wizard, Ding Dong! the Witch Is Dead, The Merry Old Land of Oz, Jitterbug, If I Only Had a Brain, If I Only Had a Heart, If I Only Had the Nerve and Follow The Yellow Brick Road.
Ticket prices for the public performances will be $7 for students & $10 for adults and may be purchased at the box office at Metcalf Auditorium one hour prior to curtain.
For more information or to reserve seats, click here.