SHN Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco
See the first North American tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s new stage adaptation of THE WIZARD OF OZ will play a special engagement at the SHN Orpheum Theatre for two weeks only, October 16 – 27, 2013.
Click your heels together and join Scarecrow, Tin Man, Lion, Dorothy and her little dog Toto, as they journey through the magical land of Oz to meet the Wizard and obtain their hearts’ desires. Watch out for the Wicked Witch of the West and her winged monkeys as you rediscover the real story of Oz in this fantastic musical treat for all the family.
Starring Danielle Wade as Dorothy, who was chosen by the Canadian public through CBC TV's reality show “Over The Rainbow,” THE WIZARD OF OZ is an enchanting adaptation of the all-time classic, adapted and reconceived for the stage by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Jeremy Sams.
Developed from the ever popular MGM screenplay, this new production contains all the beloved Harold Arlen and E.Y. Harburg songs from the Oscar®-winning movie score, all the favorite characters and iconic moments, plus a few surprises along the way, including new songs by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber.
THE WIZARD OF OZ had its North American premiere on December 20, 2012 in Toronto, ON, at the Ed Mirvish Theatre, where it continues to play through August 18, 2013.
The national tour of THE WIZARD OF OZ will feature the same award-winning creative team from London and Toronto: Jeremy Sams (direction), Robert Jones (set and costume design), Arlene Phillips (choreography), Hugh Vanstone (lighting design), Mick Potter (sound design), Jon Driscoll (video/projection design), David Cullen (orchestrations) and Graham Hurman (musical supervision). Animals will be provided by William Berloni. Costumes are made with .
This production of THE WIZARD OF OZ is produced by Bill Kenwright, The Really Useful Group, David Mirvish, Troika Entertainment & Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures.
Tickets for THE WIZARD OF OZ will be available beginning Friday, July 12 at 10am at shnsf.com and by calling SHN Audience Services at 888-746-1799. Tickets range in price from $45-$210.
Wed – Sat at 7pm
Wed, Sat & Sun at 1pm
Sun at 6:30pm
SHN Orpheum Theatre
1192 Market Street at 8th
San Francisco, CA
For more information visit: http://www.shnsf.com/online/wizardofoz