Winner! Seven Tony® Awards, including Best Musical!
Based on L. Frank Baum’s nostalgic classic, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, THE WIZ is considered a feel-good favorite sparkling with heart-pounding soul, unforgettable gospel, and infectious rock rhythms. Grammy® Award-winner for Best Cast Show Album, and ranked as one of the highest watched live television musicals, this reimagined familiar favorite will have you ready to “Ease on Down the Road” to meet THE WIZ for yourself!
“A carnival of fun...wickedly amusing show.”
“A virtual musical circus...driving rhythms, soaring songs...boisterous, exuberant.”
“Radiates so much energy you can hardly sit in your seat...great fun.”
—The New York Post
“Unquestionably, the humor and the heartbeat of the piece remain African-American at their source, but the overall effect is pluralistic and inclusive. In the truest and most positive sense of the phrase, [the] show is color-blind.”