Tanaka Dunbar Ngwara as Dorothy, Briel Pomerantz as The Wicked Witch, Megan McGrath as Glinda the Good Witch Ben Krantz

The Wizard of OzReturn

Playwright John Kane Composer Harold Arlen Lyricist E.Y. Harburg Source Author L. Frank Baum Source Title The Wizard of Oz Producer Berkeley Playhouse  [Website] Description Brimming with classic songs and Technicolor spirit, The Wizard of Oz blows its way into the Julia Morgan Theater for an all-new production of this American classic.

When a storm hits her family farm in Kansas, young Dorothy and her dog Toto are swept over the rainbow to a magical land where scarecrows talk, tin men sing, lions (barely) roar, and where one very wicked witch rules the skies.

One of the most treasured stories of the 20th century, filled with the songs that made it an instant classic, this musical journey of finding home—and yourself—is this holiday season’s must-see family event!
Running Time 2:15 Performers Scott Cole   [Zeke / Cowardly Lion]
Shayla Lawler   [Dorothy]
Tanaka Ngwara   [Dorothy]
Matt Ono   [Hunk / Scarecrow]
Nic Sommerfeld   [Hickory / Tinman]
Aubri Kahalekulu   [Professor Marvel / Oz]
Megan McGrath   [Auntie Em / Glinda]
Briel Pomerantz   [Elmira Gulch / Wicked Witch]
Billy Raphael   [Uncle Henry / Guard]
Brianna Rodriguez   [Toto]
Joseph Alvarado   [Nico / Polisher / Ozian / Ensemble]
Kat Bautista   [Featured Dancer / Ozian / Ensemble]
Gabrielle Boyd   [Tree / Beautician / Ensemble]
Zaya Kolia   [Crow / / Polisher / Ozian / Ensemble]
Ava Maag   [Tree / Beautician / Ensemble]
Bryan Munar   [Crow / Ozian / Ensemble]
Alicia Piemme-Nelson   [Crow / Ozian / Ensemble]
Samantha Rasler   [Tree / Beautician / Ensemble]
Nathan Temby   [The General / Polisher / Ensemble]
Oscar Tsukayama   [Featured Dancer / Ozian / Ensemble]
Creative Staff Lexie Lazear   [Director]
Cary Litchford   [Music Director]
Megan McGrath   [Choreographer]
Kirsten Royston   [Scenic Designer]
Helen Frances   [Costume Designer]
Angela Lazear   [Costume Designer]
Lyle Barrere   [Sound Designer]
Lexie Lazear   [Makeup Designer]
Lexie Lazear   [Wig Designer]

Julia Morgan Theatre

2640 College Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704   Box Office:  (510) 845-$d X: 8542
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