Fantasy. Adapted by Adele Thane. From the story by L. Frank Baum.
Cast: 6m., 7w., 11 either gender, or suitable for an all-female cast. In an utterly beguiling adaptation of the classic, Dorothy and her little dog, Toto, have encountered a fantasy adventure. Blown to the Land of Oz by a Kansas cyclone, they are at a loss to know how to get back home. Wearing the magic silver slippers she earned quite unexpectedly, and protected by the kiss of the good Witch of the East, Dorothy goes in search of the Wizard of Oz in the hope that he can solve her problem. On the way, she picks up some delightful new friends, who join her in seeking out the mighty Wizard. But it is many adventures later before she discovers the way to get back home. Familiar folk music is suggested for the songs, for which no score is needed. Fantastic costumes. Eight set locations suggested. Approximate Running Time: 1 hour, 45 minutes.