Puppies, Pride and the Equity Cot! Behind the Scenes at Fulton's Wizard Of Oz With Leading Lady Liz Shivener
This production, directed by the Fulton Theatre's multiple award winning Artistic Director Marc Robin, "marries not only bright and bold musical theatre, but also features New York City’s 2 Ring Circus, elements of puppetry, pyrotechnics, and Flying by Foy, as well as a large cast and orchestra on stage, each and every night."
Liz Shivener (Off-Broadway's The Underclassmen) stars as Dorothy. Joining her on the Yellow Brick Road are Tim Hughes (Broadway’s Chaplin: The Musical) as the Scarecrow, Will Ray (National Tour: Little House On The Prairie) as The Tin Man, and Jason Simon (Susan Stroman's The Merry Widow at the Metropolitan Opera) as The Lion. The Wizard Of Oz also features Katie Sina (Mary Poppins in The Fulton's Mary Poppins) as Glinda, Andrew Kindig (Leo Bloom in The Fulton's The Producers) as The Wizard, and M. Hawbecker (Idaho Shakespeare’s Richard III) as The Wicked Witch/Miss Gulch. The Wizard Of Oz also features the Broadway Toto, Snickers, trained by William Berloni, whose new series on Discovery Family Channel “Wags To Riches With Bill Berloni” premieres in August of 2015.
The ensemble includes Joey Abramowicz, Madison Aicher, Kari Baker, David Baur, Danika Bigley, Bradleigh Bleecker, Lani Corson, Joshua Dean, Conor Devoe, Jessica Dey, Lauren Elledge, Ben Franklin, Lara Hayhurst, Jessica Lawyer, Devin Lewis, Lawrence T. Love, Devon Lutz, Stephanie Moskal, PJ Palmer, Dylan Cole Passman, Michael Phillips, Ian Snyder, Michael Styer, David J. Wiens and Kenneth Ziegler.
The Wizard of Oz is based on the novel by L. Frank Baum, with music by Harold Arlen, and E.Y. Harburg, and is based on the classic motion picture owned by Turner Entertainment, and distributed by Warner Bros.
Ticket prices range from $25 to $90 and are available through the Fulton Box Office at 717-397-7425 or online at www.thefulton.org.