The Wizard of Oz – August 2018


Please note The Wizard of Oz will be performed at Richmond High School.

  • Friday Aug 10 – 8pm
  • Saturday Aug 11 – 2pm & 8pm
  • Sunday Aug 12 – 3pm
  • Friday Aug 17 – 8pm
  • Saturday Aug 18 – 2pm & 8pm
  • Sunday Aug 19 – 3pm

Production Information

The Wizard of Oz is presented by permission of ORiGiN™ Theatrical on behalf of Tams-Witmark Music Library, Inc.

By L. Frank Baum
With Music and Lyrics by Harold Arlen and E. Y. Harburg Background Music by Herbert Stothart 
Dance and Vocal Arrangements by Peter Howard
Orchestration by Larry Wilcox
Adapted by John Kane for the Royal Shakespeare Company
Based upon the Classic Motion Picture owned by Turner Entertainment Co. and distributed in all media by Warner Bros.

“The Wizard of Oz” is presented by permission of ORiGiN™ Theatrical on behalf of Tams-Witmark Music Library, Inc.

Production Team

  • Director – Josie Dwyer
  •  Musical Director – David Catterall
  • Producer – Samantha O’Hare
  • Choreographer – Amber Hook
  • Assistant MD/Orchestra Supervisor/Richmond High Liaison – Scott Turner
  • Assistant Director – Janelle Grimshaw
  • Stage Manager – Andrew McMaster
  • Props Manager – John Dwyer
  • Set Design – John Grimshaw


DOROTHY | Sabina Salas
DOROTHY U/STUDY | Jacqueline Attard
SCARECROW | Jake Wholohan
TINMAN | Craig Wynn-Jones
LION | Adrian Evangelista
WICKED WITCH | Catherine Gregory
WITCH U/STUDY | Jess Scopelliti
GLINDA | Crystal Forbes
PROFESSOR/OZ | Peter Gollop
AUNT EM | Manee Langford
UNCLE HENRY | Philip Merriman
GUARD | Sean Duff
CROWS | Allison Arnott, James Warren-Smith, Thomas Baltaks
TREES | Jess Scopelliti, Paige Peters, Sami Dinnerville

FEATURED DANCERS | Ashleigh Grimshaw, Bailey Pogoriutschnig, Braydon Blackhall, Brieanah Cox, Deanna Dever, Erin Lackey, Hayley Howe, Madz O’Hare, Matilda Findley, Paige Peters, Paige Sullivan, Rhiannon Pye, Sam Manning, Sami Dinnerville

ENSEMBLE | Allison Arnott, Alycia Wright, Anne Duff, Anne McMaster, Anwen Gregory, Bella Mezzomo, Breanna Murphy, Brianna Ayres, Elizabeth Cooke, Gretel Murrow, Hannah Cooper, Isabella Mills, James Warren-Smith, Jayd Luna, Jess Scopelliti, Jessie McMaster, Karen Woolley, Lauren Cole, Meg Whittaker, Melanie Sestic, Suzannah Mangan, Tamarah Niccol, Thomas Baltaks, Zeke Irving

JUNIOR ENSEMBLE | Abbey Barr, Aidan O’Connor, Ann-Elisa Kennedy, Ava Baxter, Bree-Anna Kennedy, Brooke Stirling, Cooper Austin, Lily Boersma, Ebony Mahboub, Elissa Lindsay, Elyse Vaessen, Eowyn Ransley, Erin O’Keefe, Eva Curtis, Georgia-Rose Mason, Gwen Gregory, Hanna Adams, Hayley Hollins, Isabella Turner, Izabelle Walker, Jemma Slattery, Klancy Godsell, Landon Gollop, Layla Barry, Leisel Hussey, Lexi Dinnerville, Lucy Niccol, Olivia Cooper, Olivia Thompson, Riley Skinner, Savannah Barry, Scarlett Ojiako-Pettit, Sophie Stedman, Tahlia Ransley, Xavier Sestic

Australia's oldest dramatic society operating continuously from the same premises.