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The Wiz JR.
The Wiz JR. is a vibrant take on Dorothy’s adventures through the Land of Oz and a fun, family-friendly musical that is considered one of the most popular and creative theatrical adaptations of all time.
Like an emerald, this precious Broadway gem infuses L. Frank Baum’s The Wonderful Wizard of Oz with a dazzling mix of rock, gospel and soul music. The Wiz JR. is a vibrant take on Dorothy’s adventures through the Land of Oz and a fun, family-friendly musical that is considered one of the most popular and creative theatrical adaptations of all time. Packed with iconic songs like “Ease On Down the Road” and “Brand New Day,” this musical includes exciting dance numbers which blend traditional movement from African culture with ballet, jazz, and modern dance!
The Wiz originally opened on Broadway, January 5, 1974, a film adaptation, starring Diana Ross, premiered October 24, 1978, and in 2015, NBC presented The Wiz Live!, a live television adaptation of the stage musical starring Shanice Williams as Dorothy Gale.
Subscriptions and Flex Passes on sale now!
Single Tickets on sale at the end of August 2021.
Accessible seating is very limited and cannot be guaranteed unless reserved in advance. There is no elevator in the Taft Theatre. Please let us know how we can help to make your family's experience memorable. Questions? Call 513-569-8080 x10.
Contact: 513-569-8080 x10
317 East Fifth Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Parking is available in several pay lots neighboring the Taft Theatre.
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