Based on L. Frank Baum’s classic story, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Wiz is a show that sparkles with heart-pounding soul, unforgettable gospel and infectious rock rhythms. Tony Award winner for Best Musical and Grammy Award-winner for Best Cast Show Album, this cultural phenomenon is ranked as one of the highest-watched live television musicals.
The Wiz is a family-friendly show that will delight audiences young and old – and will have you ready to “Ease on Down the Road.”
The word hell is used three times and the word damn is used once.
Two lines of dialogue contain sexual innuendo.
The cowardly lion dances suggestively with the Poppies for a brief moment.
Drugs and Alcohol
The poppies have a drug-like effect on the cowardly lion.
The witch, Evillene, feeds a man to crocodiles.
Scuffles occur at the Wicked Witch’s castle.