Abilene, KS -Great Plains Theatre Academy
The Great Plains Theatre Academy in Abilene KS announces their Fall production for school-age children, “The Wonderful Wizard of OZ”.
A clever, entertaining and fast paced dramatization based upon the timeless and exciting L. Frank Baum classic adventure story of young Dorothy who finds herself lost in the strange and magical Land of Oz. Our scripts are distinguished by their proven ability to entertain and educate younger audiences, while having the style, verve, and wit to fascinate adults. The Wonderful Wizard of OZ is written with a perception, insight, and most importantly, with a sense of fun, which enchants and delights all ages. http://www.classicsonstage.com/
Margaret Clair, GPT Academy’s Education Director will Direct. This is the play version and will contain music, but is not the movie musical. Participation is open to all ages 4th grade through 8th grade. All roles are open, and will be cast in the first few days of rehearsal. Participation fee is $75, some scholarships available based on need. Rehearsals start Tuesday, August 22, 2017 and continue Mondays thru Thursdays3:30 to 5:30 ending with three performances, Friday, September 28, Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October 1, 2017. Rehearsals and performances will be held at Great Plains Theatre, 401 Cottage Ave. Abilene, KS, 67410.
For more information about GPT’s Academy programs and classes, please contact Margaret Clair, [email protected].