Renaissance School of the Arts Presents The Wizard of Oz at the Terrace Theater
2012-10-31 · By Editor
Students of Renaissance School of the Arts take the stage this November to perform a favorite childhood classic The Wizard of Oz! Get ready to reminisce and enjoy the sights and sounds of one of America’s favorite musicals! The performances are on Friday, November 16th at 7PM and Saturday, November 17th at 2PM, at the Terrace Theater/Long Beach Performing Arts Center – an SMG-managed facility. This musical is a presentation of Renaissance High School for the Arts (RHSA).
The 2012 Fall production The Wizard of Oz is a classic tale based on the popular L. Frank Baum story. Don’t miss out on the classic coming of age story that has been loved by audiences for years. This show features a cast of over sixty-five students and is a collaboration of the school’s theatre, music, dance and visual arts departments. The musical score will be performed live by the RHSA orchestra. Additionally, Renaissance students work on every aspect of the show production – from set design and stagecraft, to sound, lighting, costume design, makeup and videography.
“We are excited to host, yet again, another great production by the Renaissance School of the Arts,” said Dan Spellens, Director of Theaters & Entertainment for SMG at the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center. “It is a pleasure to welcome the school back to Long Beach Terrace Theater,” he concluded.
Tickets are now on sale through Ticketmaster and are $25 for adults, $15 for students, $8 children 12 & under and Renaissance students (w/ID). To charge by phone, please call Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-000 or visit www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets are also available at the Long Beach Performing Arts Center Main Box Office located at 300 E. Ocean Boulevard. The Box Office is open from 10AM to 6PM Monday through Friday and 12PM to 4PM on Saturday.
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