The Wizard of OZ
by L. Frank Baum
with music and lyrics by Harold Arlen and E.Y. Harburg
background music by Herbert Stothart
dance and vocal arrangements by Peter Howard
orchestration by Larry Wilcox
adapted by John Kane for the Royal Shakespeare Company
based upon the Classic Motion Picture owned by Turner Entertainment Co. and distributed in all media by Warner Bros.
​music direction by Erin McNally
directed by Hisa Takakuwa
August 10, 2019 - August 18, 2019


There’s no place like home! Follow Dorothy, Toto and their friends as they journey down the Yellow Brick Road and beyond in this timeless musical. With favorite songs like “We’re Off to See the Wizard” and “Over the Rainbow,” The Wizard of Oz will captivate the entire family. Join the Summer Players, advanced students in SCR’s Theatre Conservatory, as they bring this wonderful and whimsical adventure to life on stage.

Recommendation: ​Ages ​6 and above​. This production contains strobe, haze and fog effects.

Running Time: Approximately ​two hours and ​2​0 ​minutes, including one 15-minute intermission.

Oz Kids Four Questions for Two “Wizard of Oz” Ensemble Members
We caught up with Wizard of Oz actors Preston Veravanich and Caitlyn Yu to give us the scoop on what they love about being a part of this ​Summer Players production.
Two WitchesDouble Trouble–Two Actors Tackle the Role of the Wicked Witch of the West
With the role of Miss Gulch/Wicked Witch of the West double cast in The Wizard of Oz actors Olivia Drury and Ella Webb are having double the fun this summer.
Graduating Seniors Graduating Seniors Take Final Bow in The Wizard of Oz"
SCR’s Theatre Conservatory has four seniors appearing in The Wizard of Oz. These talented performers are among ​SCR's most advanced students and they will all be taking the stage one final time ​this summer.
Little Ruby Slippers Becoming "Dorothy"
Lauren Dong will play Dorothy in the Summer Players’ production of The Wizard of Oz. In this blog article, she and her mom, Alyssa, talk about the path to this iconic role.