The Branson Regional Arts Council is excited to announce the cast of their 2020 opening musical, The Wizard of Oz. “Despite the cold weather, we had a great turnout for the auditions this week, and our show Producers and Directors had a real challenge in selecting just the right people for each role because everyone was so talented,” said Jim Barber, BRAC Executive Director. “For those who were not selected this time, please try out for one of our upcoming auditions as we would love to work with all of you.”
Congratulations to the following 32 cast members of The Wizard of Oz – The Musical:
Featured Cast Members
- Dorothy Gale… Taylor Haverstick
- Hunk/Scarecrow… Michael Phillips
- Hickory/Tin Man… Carlos Morales
- Zeke/Cowardly Lion… Sean Neil Myers
- Almira Gulch/Wicked Witch of the West… Jennifer Kersey
- Professor Marvel/The Wizard… Kerry Richardson
- Glinda… Rachael Jones
- Aunt Em… Mindy Law
- Uncle Henry… Mike Cooper
- Nikko… Evan Sanders
Front Lobby Character Actor… Dylan Pratt (as Winkie Guard)
Adult Ensemble Cast (Featured Ensemble roles will be announced in rehearsal)
Carter Hendrickson, Megan Rodgers, Pace Gillman, Brenna Bergeron, Alex Harris, Tanner McGowan, Julie Brinkman, Sarah Sutherland, Joey Blackwood, Julie Musser, Paige Patric, Rachel Merrick, Jordan Kendrick
Hallie Groff, Ashley Rodgers, Jake Musser, Sophie Douglas, Liam Sutherland, Lee Brown, Silvie Barbour, and Josslynn Silvy.
The Production Team includes: Kim Hale, Karie Dykeman, Lisa Murphy (Producers), Jacob Deck (Director), and Caitlin Secrest (Music Director).
TICKETS ON SALE NOW…
Advance reserved seat tickets for The Wizard of Oz are on sale now at BransonArts.org/tix or by calling the Historic Owen Theatre at 417-336-4255. Show dates are from February 14 – March 1, 2020.
The Branson Regional Arts Council was founded in 1965 as the “Taney Arts Council,” and officially established 501 (c)(3) non-profit status as “Branson Arts Council, Inc.” in 1993.
Our mission is “to provide artistic, cultural and educational opportunities that support, strengthen and enhance artistic experiences for people of all ages in our area.”
Financial support is provided by BRAC members, theatre patrons, private donors, as well as additional grant support from the Missouri Arts Council, City of Branson, and other organizations.
BRAC, PO Box 2004, Branson, MO 65615