Updated: Sep 21, 2020
On Saturday and Sunday September 19 and 20, the Rose Center Theater will present the first concert in The Rose Outdoors an end of summer musical concert series. We are proud to highlight the excellence of local artists of the Black and Brown community in The Wiz in Concert.
The cast of this inaugural concert will be lead by (in slideshow order) Katherine Chatman as Dorothy, and will include D. Alexander Ramirez as Scarecrow, Trevin Stephenson as Tinman, Rovin Jay as The Lion, Shaun Miller as Aunt Em and Glinda, Robin Harrison as The Wiz, Olivia Leyva as Evillene, and Mulu Skinner as Addaperle. Tatiana Brown, Sonya Randall, and Robin L. White round out the cast.
The Wiz: The Super Soul Musical "Wonderful Wizard of Oz" is a Tony-Award winning musical with music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls (and others), and book by William F. Brown. It is a retelling of L. Frank Baum's children's novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900) in the context of contemporary African-American culture. The Rose Center Theater will present The Wiz in Concert as a one-hour, live, outdoor concert on Saturday and Sunday September 19 and 20. Click here for info and tickets.