A reimagining of “The Wizard of Oz” with an African-American cast, the jazzy family musical “The Wiz” won seven Tony Awards when it opened on Broadway, including Best Musical and Best Score. Join young Dorothy, the Scarecrow, Tin Man and Cowardly Lion on their travels through Oz Aug. 11 through Sept. 4 at the Hangar Theatre.
For tickets call (607) 273-4497 or (800) 284-8422 or go to the ticket center at the Clinton House, downtown Ithaca, between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday or between noon and 5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets may also be purchased at the theatre one hour prior to curtain time. The theatre is located two miles from downtown Ithaca, on Route 89 North, in Cass Park, the Treman Marina entrance.