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Summer Films: The Wiz


Gate opens at 7:30pm!

The Wiz (1978). Directed by Sidney Lumet, 135 min., G

In this adaptation of the classic Wizard of Oz story, Dorothy (Diana Ross) is a shy Harlem kindergarten teacher who is transported to the mysterious metropolis of Oz. Hoping to find her way back home, she goes in search of the powerful wizard in Emerald City and befriends characters who face challenges of their own. “Sidney Lumet’s spectacular, joyous production of The Wiz generates a mood of wonder and sentimental rapture.” (Washington Post)