A performance of the classic novel and movie “The Wizard of Oz” is scheduled at the Newport Performing Arts Center on February 24 and 25, and March 3,4, 10 and 11. Friday and Saturday shows start at 7 p.m. and Saturday matinees start at 2 p.m. Tickets are available online at coastarts.org/events and at the box office at Newport Performing Arts Center, 777 W. Olive St., Newport.
“The Wizard of Oz” is a timeless tale that takes young Dorothy Gale on an adventure over the rainbow to the magical land of Oz. On her journey, she makes new friends with Scarecrow, Tin Man, and Lion and discovers the magical power of home. This beloved story from author L. Frank Baum features the iconic musical score from the MGM film.