Take a break from the hustle and bustle of Harborfest, and enter a world of fantasy, with The Oswego ChildrenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s TheaterÃ¢â‚¬Ëœs production of Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Road to OzÃ¢â‚¬Â being presented an the Ancient Order of Hibernians Hall, in Oswego.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Road to OzÃ¢â‚¬Â was adapted for the stage by local author Wayne Mosher Jr., based on the fifth of fourteen books written about Oz by L. Frank Baum.
The production features a mixed cast of area youth and adults with colorful costumes, sets, and a familiar story and score calculated to please children of all ages.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Road to OzÃ¢â‚¬Â is directed by Lyndsie Lee Jones with the assistance of stage manager Kevin Murtha. Kenneth Jones is the Music Director; Dianne Morrisette, is the Accompanist; Costume design is by Kelly Mosher and Bob Larkin is the technical director.
The production is slated to be performed July 24, and 31 at 7:30 p.m. with matinee performances July 26, and August 2, at 2 p.m. at the Ancient Order of Hibernians Hall located at 22 Munn Street in Oswego. OCT would like to thank the AOH for allowing them to perform Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Road to OzÃ¢â‚¬Â at their facility.
An Additional Performance of the show will be presented at ballroom of the Hotel Syracuse for a national audience, at the Fortieth Annual Munchkin Convention on Saturday August 1 at 2 p.m.
ickets for the Oswego performances of the show are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $5 for students. Tickets for the Syracuse performance, which is open to the public, are $10. For reservations and more information call 315-342-5265 or 315-529-1009 or by email at [email protected]