Charles Troy Presents

THE CREATION OF

THE WIZARD OF OZ

 

Wed, Oct 5  1:30 pm     Tickets: $15

This legendary 1939 film is the most watched movie of all time. It’s so well-known that even its backstory is familar. But there’s a far more fascinating story behind the usual backstory: MGM studio intrigue; amazingly bad decisions reversed in the nick of time; and one brilliant, audacious choice early on by a man who received no screen credit that was critical in making “The Wizard of Oz” the beloved classic it became.

 

Charles Troy, popular speaker and presenter, is an acclaimed musical theatre historian and graphic designer. He has created over 50 multi-media presentations and had presented his work to countless local and national audiences. His work has also been published in The Sondheim Review.

 

Coming Up:

 

The Creation of 1776 - Wed, Nov 2 at 1:30 pm

 

Making a List: The Secular Song of Christmas 1933-1952 - Wed, Dec 7 at 1:30 pm

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