One Kansas farm girl travels over the rainbow to discover the magical power of home.

June 5, 6, 7 &
June 12, 13, 14
2020

Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 3:00pm. Seating begins 30 minutes before curtain.

Directed by Kelly Crippen

See below for complete info on tickets.


Location

Jackson College’s Potter Center, Baughman Theatre
2111 Emmons Rd  Jackson, MI 49201
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Tickets

Tickets will go on sale to the public on or before May 8, 2020.

Ticket prices to be announced.

After May 8, 2020, tickets can be purchased a number of ways…

  • Online
  • One hour before the performance in the theatre lobby (2nd floor).
  • At the Potter Center Box Office, limited hours Monday-Friday 11:00am-4:00pm (first floor).
  • By calling the Potter Center Box Office at (517) 796-8600, limited hours Monday-Friday 11:00am-4:00pm.
  • By leaving a message with Center Stage Jackson at (517) 539-4118. Calls will be returned within 24 hours.

Advanced sales end at 4:30pm on Fridays and Saturdays, and at noon on Sundays — after that, tickets for that day’s performance will ONLY be available for purchase in the 2nd floor lobby of the Potter Center within the hour before the performance, and the price for adults will change from $18 to $20.

Synopsis

This beloved tale, in which a Kansas farm girl travels over the rainbow to discover the magical power of home, has been entertaining audiences for generations!

Family-Friendly Status

This production is rated G. Families welcome!

Cast

To be announced. Check out our Auditions page if you’re interested in being part of this production!

Production Team

To be announced. If you are interested in directing this production please contact Susanna Ellis at jacobandsusannaellis@gmail.com by July 10, 2019 for more information and/or to schedule an interview. Experience is not required, and more information on how to prepare for interviews will be provided after inquiry.

Working Behind the Scenes

If you are interested in being helping build, paint the set, or work back stage, contact us at admin@centerstagejackson.org. We’d love to have you join us, no experience necessary!

Location Info & Directions

If you are new to the venue, please be aware that the Potter Center’s GPS location will not bring you to the Potter Center Parking Lot entrance. For maps and instructions, please visit CenterStageJackson.org/PotterCenter.

The capacity for this theatre is 400 patrons per performance (general seating), with 8 handicap seating spaces at the rear of the house. 

Please Note: Other than the handicap section, all seats in the theater have steps leading to them. There is no alternate entrance to the Baughman Theatre. If you cannot do more than one or two steps, please reserve space in in the Handicap/Wheelchair section. Chairs are available to those that need to sit in this section but do not have a wheelchair. Seating in this section is limited, so reserve these spots early!

The Baughman Theatre from the perspective of one of two handicap sections.

Contact

Katie Meyers at admin@centerstagejackson.org or (517) 539-4118.


THE WIZARD OF OZ
By L. Frank Baum
With Music and Lyrics by Harold Arlen and E. Y. Harburg
Background Music by Herbert Stothart
Dance and Vocal Arrangements by Peter Howard
Orchestration by Larry Wilcox
Adapted by John Kane for the Royal Shakespeare Company
Based upon the Classic Motion Picture owned by Turner Entertainment Co. and distributed in all media by Warner Bros.

THE WIZARD OF OZ
is presented by arrangement with
Tams-Witmark, A Concord Theatricals Company
www.tamswitmark.com