The Wizard of Oz Photos

Photo Flash: THE WIZ LIVE's Cast & Creative (& Toto Too!) Meet the Press
by TV News Desk - Nov 18, 2015

The cast and creative team of NBC's THE WIZ LIVE! participated in a press junket today from Grumman Studios in Bethpage, NY. Below, check out photos from the event! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - Uzo Aduba, Amber Riley & More in WIZ LIVE Costumes!
by TV News Desk - Nov 17, 2015

NBC has shared a first look at THE WIZ LIVE! stars Stephanie Mills, Amber Riley, Uzo Aduba and more in full costume for the highly anticipated December 3rd live telecast. (more...)

Photo Flash: New Portrait of Ruby Rakos and Michael Wartella in 'CHASING RAINBOWS' at Flat Rock Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2015

Flat Rock Playhouse's presentation of CHASING RAINBOWS: THE ROAD TO OZ world premiere will chronicles the life of a young Judy Garland. This exciting new musical explores her extraordinary journey from vaudeville to Hollywood to stardom which culminated in one of the most popular films of all time, The Wizard of Oz. The production will run from November 27 through December 19, 2015 at Flat Rock Playhouse, the State Theatre of North Carolina, nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Below, BroadwayWorld has a new portrait of actress Ruby Rakos in character as Judy, with Michael Wartella as Mickey Rooney! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at THE WIZARD OF OZ at Children's Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2015

Children's Theatre Company (CTC) is proud to present the extraordinary classic musical, The Wizard of Oz, now through January 10, 2016 on the UnitedHealth Group Stage. Extended by one week due to popular demand, audiences can expect all the splendor, magic, and excitement of the classic story beautifully captured in this production starring CTC Acting Company member Traci Allen Shannon as Dorothy. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Cast of NBC's THE WIZ LIVE! Visits 'Today'
by TV News Desk - Nov 4, 2015

Shanice Williams, Ne-Yo, David Alan Grier and Elijah Kelley stopped by NBC's TODAY to talk about the upcoming television event 'The Wiz LIVE!' based on the Tony-winning Broadway hit. (more...)

Photo: Twitter Tease from THE WIZ LIVE's First Week of Rehearsals
by TV News Desk - Oct 7, 2015

As excitement builds for the live broadcast of NBC's THE WIZ LIVE! on Thursday December 3rd, check out images which were part of a twitter tease from the first days of rehearsal. (more...)

Photo Coverage: YOU WON'T SUCCEED ON BROADWAY... Opening Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

Broadway wouldn't be what it is today without the Jewish composers and writers whose melodies we so greatly adore. You Won't Succeed on Broadway if You Don't Have Any Jews is simply a joyous celebration of over 80 years of the Jewish contribution to Musical Theatre. Fresh from an opening in Tel Aviv, the London run features an all-star cast including Lloyd Daniels (Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat), Sarah Earnshaw (Spamalot) and Sophie Evans (The Wizard of Oz). (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM at Jack Studio Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2015

TV favourite Su Pollard, joined by Marianne Benedict (Women On The Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, The Wizard of Oz and We Will Rock You) and Grant McConvey (Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year) just started rehearsing for the 2015 London revival of SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM, opening Friday 11 September and playing through 26 September 2015 at the Jack Studio Theatre. Scroll down for a sneak peek at rehearsals! (more...)

BWW Previews: 2015 Fall Cleveland Theater Schedule
by Roy Berko - Aug 10, 2015

Though the weather is still warm, soon the leaves will be turning and the Fall 2015 theatre season will be upon us. Here's a list of some of the offerings from September through December. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Photos & Video - THE WIZ's Shanice Williams Performs at Paper Mill's 2014 Rising Star Concert!
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 5, 2015

BWW has obtained exclusive photos of Williams performing at Paper Mill's 2013 New Voices Concert and 2014 Rising Star Awards Ceremony. Check them out below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Ashley Birchall and Carly Burns in THE WHO'S TOMMY
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2015

Almost 20 years after it was last seen in London, The Who's Tommy will play a limited run at Greenwich Theatre this Summer from Wednesday 29 July to Sunday 23 August, marking the 40th Anniversary of the original film and the 50th Anniversary of The Who. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Diana DeGarmo and More in Studio Tenn's THE WIZARD OF OZ
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2015

After wrapping up the highly-acclaimed JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT tour, which she co-starred in alongside husband Ace Young, Diana DeGarmo will lead the cast of Studio Tenn's upcoming production of The Wizard of Oz June 13 and 14. Check out a sneak peek behind the scenes below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Pittsburgh CLO's MARY POPPINS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2015

Pittsburgh CLO presents MARY POPPINS, running June 9 - 21, and starring Lindsey Bliven and David Elder. Check out a first look below! (more...)

Photo Flash: 'Dorothy' Hopefuls from Across the U.S. Audition for NBC's THE WIZ LIVE
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 6, 2015

NBC's holiday production of 'The Wiz Live!,' is set for Thursday, Dec. 3. Today, the network hosted an open casting call for the role of  'Dorothy' at New York's Telsey + Company. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look- Mirvish's KINKY BOOTS in Rehearsal
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2015

Lead producers Daryl Roth, Hal Luftig and David Mirvish present the Canadian premiere production of Broadway's Kinky Boots, the smash-hit musical that brings together four-time Tony® Award-winner Harvey Fierstein (Book) and Grammy® Award-winning rock icon Cyndi Lauper (Tony Award-winner for Best Score for Kinky Boots). Kinky Boots begins performances at the Royal Alexandra Theatre on Tuesday June 16. Check out rehearsal photos from the show below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Melinda Doolittle Hosts 2015 NMTA at Lipscomb University
by Jeffrey Ellis - May 13, 2015

Cookeville High School's production of West Side Story claimed top honors - the award for Best Show of 2014/15 - last Saturday at the second annual Nashville High School Musical Theatre Awards, presented at Lipscomb University's Collins Alumni Auditorium and hosted by Melinda Doolittle. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Diana DeGarmo as 'Dorothy' in Studio Tenn's THE WIZARD OF OZ
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2015

After wrapping up the highly-acclaimed JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT tour, which she co-starred in alongside husband Ace Young, Diana DeGarmo will lead the cast of Studio Tenn's upcoming production of The Wizard of Oz. Below, check out a first look at the stage and AMERICAN IDOL veteran in costume, which she posted to Instagram just earlier today! (more...)

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, 4/4 Part 2 - STARCATCHER Tributes HEDWIG's Lena Hall and More!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2015

Yesterday's #SIPs come from the casts of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, FINDING NEVERLAND, THE KING AND I, ON THE TOWN, MAMMA MIA! and more! (more...)

Photo Flash Exclusive: New Look at Danielle Hope & More in THE SOUND OF MUSIC UK Tour
by Roy Tan - Apr 1, 2015

Now on tour with Danielle Hope and Steven Houghton, is one of the greatest musicals of all time- The Sound of Music. This new production of the classic stage musical coincides with the 50th Anniversary of the film version, the best loved and most successful movie musical in history. Check out exclusive new photos of the cast below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: NEW DIRECTIONS SHOWCASE Gives Young Directors A Chance
by Lindsey Grutchfield - Mar 26, 2015

Cabot Community Theatre's NEW DIRECTIONS SHOWCASE opens this Friday at the Cabot School Performing Arts Center. (more...)


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