2006-05-25 / News of Record

Show 'And the Wizard Is' coming to Newport stage

Jean Carty took home a lot of geraniums from the plant sale, put on by the Quononoquott Garden Club last Saturday. Photo by Andrea von Hohenleiten Jean Carty took home a lot of geraniums from the plant sale, put on by the Quononoquott Garden Club last Saturday. Photo by Andrea von Hohenleiten List Academy will present "And the Wizard Is . . .", an original two-act musical revue performed by players in the Adult Musical Theatre Clinic.

Songs in the revue are from Broadway musicals, films, pop music, and obscure New York cabarets. The show's theme revolves around an eclectic group of people who are each invited to a party at the Wizard's house. But where is the Wizard and who is he?

Ellen "Dash" Walter is directing and musical directing with Janelle Gilchrist as choreographer. The musical comedy production will be presented at the Firehouse Theater on Friday, June 2, at 7 p.m., Saturday, June 3, at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., and Sunday, June 4, at 3 p.m. Tickets cost $15 for adults and $5 for children under 18. The show is rated PG.

For more information or reservations, call 846-0572.

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