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THEATRE Catch “The Wizard of Oz Show”

“T he Wizard of Oz Show”, a children's interactive musical from Australia, in association with the Australia-India Council, comes to India. The theatre event in Chennai will see the Australian cast joined on stage by members of the Chennai musical theatre scene and a 100-strong children's group drawn from a pre-production workshop.  

In this new take on Frank Baum's classic book, children can rap with the Tinman, roar like a Lion, wake up sleepy Shakey the Scarecrow, and dance with Dorothy through the magical land of Oz to meet the Wizard and obtain their hearts' desires.  

The Wizard of Oz Show is presented by the Y's Men's Club of the East, in association with Hindustan University. The Show will be staged at 7 p.m. on September 27 and 28 at Sir Mutha Venkatasubba Rao Concert Hall, Harrington Road, Chetpet.

Donor passes are available at Rs. 100 for children, Rs. 200 for adults, Rs. 500 for VIPs and Rs. 1,000 for patrons. Tickets are available at Landmark, Odyssey, ProMusicials, JB Dance Company and www.indianstage.in. For details, call 98410-74841.

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