This soulful, urbanized retelling of L. Frank Baum’s book, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, brings the familiar characters to life in a modern, musical setting. Performance times are Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and Sundays at 2:30pm, May 8 through June 7. Ticket prices are $18 for adults and $15 for children. Call 352-319-1116 for reservations. The Moonlight Players’ Warehouse Theater is located in Historic Downtown Clermont at 735 W. Minneola Street. For more information, visit www.moonlightplayers.com.
Cast List for The Wiz: Dorothy – Jillienne Riethmiller; Lion – Kirk Klemash; Scarecrow – Manolo Hernandez; Tinman – Christian Charpia; The Wiz – Tom Cline; Evillene – Valerie Massey; Adaperle – Joelle Hall; Glinda – Noel Marie; Aunt Em – Trista Fouts; Uncle Henry, Royal Gatekeeper – Nate Kuhns; Lord High Underling – Brea Labanoski; Soldier Messenger – Grace Schlaboch; Winged Monkey – Joshua DeJesus; Toto – Kelly Jessee; Munchkin, Emerald Citizen, Winkie – Bryce Hall