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Talking Trees, from left: Abby Brown, Claire Pareti, Emma Anderson were one of the magical Oz elements brought to life on stage. (Photo Credit: Chris Balay)
The Tin Man and Scarecrow played by Cooper Berry and Alexander Stephan, help Cowardly Lion Abbey Brandt into her 'regal robes of the forest' for the Sunday performance. (Photo Credit: Chris Balay) As Dorothy, Jordan Moore clicks her heels and says 'There's no place like home Hula-hooping Jitterbugs Jaide Stach and Amanda Kowalczyk line up backstage before their big song and dance number. (Photo Credit: Meg Geyser)

‘Wizard of Oz’ comes to Coginchaug


After months of preparation and rehearsal, the cast and crew of ‘The Wizard of Oz’ took to the stage at Coginchaug Regional High School on April, 25, 26, and 27. Over 1,500 people saw the show, which was co-produced by the John Lyman Parents Association and PaperHouse Productions. The three casts collected 104 students from Durham and Middlefield to perform as Munchkins, Monkeys, Wizards, Witches, and all the other characters from the classic story.



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