Join this adventurous young lady as she takes your audiences down the Yellow Brick Road to find out why a lion, a scarecrow and a man made of tin are all singing the blues. On this adventure our heroine, Dorothy, must find a way home but, in the process, she must help her new friends unlock their full potential. “Dorothy in Oz” is an adaptation of the popular Frisch Marionettes’ production “Wizard of Oz”, based on L. Frank Baum’s children’s novel, “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”.
Runtime: 45 minutes
Credits: By Kevin Frisch. Adapted by The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati.
Thematic Connections: Arts Integration, Bullying, Compassion, Cooperative Learning, Courage, Courage and Honor, Creative Thinking, Critical Thinking, Exploring Differences in Others, Exploring Differences Within, Fairy Tales, Friendship, Imagination, Kindness, Language Arts, Literary Classic, Music, Possibilities, Reading, Self-Esteem, Strength of Character, Teamwork
Grades: K – 5