The Wizard of Oz

Cast & Creatives

CREATIVE TEAM
Director: Robert Coates
Producer: Elysia Krstevski
Production Manager: Joshua Mulcahy

 

PRINCIPALS
Grace Horsey - Dorothy
Elliot Aitken - Scarecrow
Scott England - Tinman
Daniel Hooper - Lion
Maria England - Wicked Witch
Ashley McGowan - Glinda
Declan Ahern - Wizard
Rebecca Katz - Aunt Em
Liam Moroney - Uncle Henry

ENSEMBLE
Charlize Abbott-Higgins, Molly Ahern, Lara Anderson, Niah Bateman, Ellen Burns, Alisha Cikos, Ella Daly, Elena Edwards-Short, Ivy Faehrmann, Bridie Fahey, Joshua Glasson, Liam Glover, Dimitri Gosios, Genevieve Herbert, Lily Hopkinson, Luke Kiselis, Madeleine Lacy, Mollie Leutchford, Estelle Lipovetsky, Chloe Maginnity, Bethanie Matic, Annabel Nelson, Bethany Nottle, Katelyn O'Grady, Emma Pervan, Erica Pierce, Sarah Pierce, Ruby Prattico, James Pringle, Sam Pringle, Jennifer Ridd, Miette Salinas-Byrne, Keziah Sansom-Gower, Talia Saunders, Niamh Scott, Jamil Vassou, Travis Vieth, Oliver Walker, Charlotte Walsh, Eloise Webb, Russia Williams-Newman, Annabelle Windsor

CHILDREN'S CHORUS A
Anastasia Abboud, Atticus Benjsson, Alexia Coulloupas, Jordan Declerck, Stephanie Filiopoulos, Mia Grunden, Amelie Helft, Mia Houridis, Dean Karagounis, Emma Kent, Hugh Lachal, Yvette Lipovetsky, Abbey Marks, Hatty McCleery, Allana McDonald, Sienna Moir, Alexia Moxon, Aria Nantes, Cameron Poole, Annabelle Roper, Poppy Samild, Evangeline Vamvakaris

CHILDREN'S CHORUS B
Sasha Babushkin, Alexandra Burns, Alicia Gec, Sadie Gill, Tabatha Heffer, Tobias Herbert, Sienna Iaria, Chloe Johnstone, Amelia Kennedy, Ruby Kuhne, William Lawrence, Helena Maunder, Nellie Morris, Maeve O'Mara Galati, Ben Reynolds, Alessia Riepsamen, Isabella Rivellese, Liam Rosewarne, Darcy Smith, Lily Templeton, Zoe Thiang, Emma Williams

 

10 July 2019 - 13 July 2019

The Young Australian Broadway Chorus will be presenting a family favourite

The Wizard of Oz - Young Performers Edition.

This fabulous one hour show features all the best-loved songs from the screen classic including Over the Rainbow, If I Only Had a Brain, Ding Dong the Witch is Dead and many more. With wonderful costumes, beautiful scenery, and a dynamic cast of young performers, the adventures of Dorothy, her faithful dog Toto, Lion, Tinman and Scarecrow is fantastic holiday entertainment for the whole family. Follow along the yellow brick as they battle the Wicked Witch of the West to reach the famous 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 Brothers.
Adaptation and support materials for the Young Performers’ Edition developed by iTheatrics under the supervision of Timothy Allen McDonald.
“The Wizard of Oz” is presented by permission of ORiGIN™ Theatrical on behalf of Tams-Witmark Music Library, Inc.

 

TICKETS

$23 Weekday Matinees

$28 Evenings and Saturday Matinee

+ booking fees

 

DATES

Wednesday 10 July - 11:00 am (A)

Wednesday 10 July - 2:00 pm (B)

Thursday 11 July - 11:00 am (B)

Thursday 11 July - 2:00 pm (A)

Friday 12 July - 11:00 am (B)

Friday 12 July - 2:00 pm (A)

Friday 12 July - 7:00 pm (A)

Saturday 13 July - 11:00 am (A)

Saturday 13 July  - 2:00 pm (B)

Saturday 13 July - 7:00 pm (B)

 

(A and B refers to the Children's Cast which will be performing on that day)

 

Union Theatre

Union House, Melbourne University
Parkville