book by William F. Brown, music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls
Directed by Dawn M. Simmons
Music direction by Alyssa Jones
Choreography by Jean Appolon
A soulful retelling of L. Frank Baum's beloved The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Wiz combines fairy-tale glamour with street smarts to make a classic fantasy relevant for today. Winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical and Best Score, The Wiz ingeniously mixes rock, gospel, and soul, and features hits like "Ease on Down the Road," "A Brand New Day," and "Home."