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Wellborn Middle School set to open "The Wizard of Oz Youth Edition" April 13

Wellborn Middle School set to open "The Wizard of Oz Youth Edition" April 13
Posted on 04/03/2024
WMS Wizard of Oz Show Poster

April 3, 2024–Prepare to be dazzled as Wellborn Middle School unveils its highly anticipated production of "The Wizard of Oz Youth Edition," showcasing the remarkable talents of its Fine Arts Department. With two captivating performances scheduled for April 13, audiences are in for a treat with a matinee at 2 p.m. and an evening show at 7 p.m. at the College Station High School auditorium (4002 Victoria Ave.).


The production of "The Wizard of Oz Youth Edition" is a collaborative effort, with students from various disciplines within the fine arts department coming together to bring the beloved tale to life. Art students have lent their creative talents to craft stunning props and set pieces, ensuring that every scene is imbued with visual splendor. Additionally, their artistic flair has transformed the entrances to the CSHS auditorium into portals to the land of Oz, welcoming guests into a world of wonder and excitement. Members of the school's esteemed band and orchestra will set the stage with enchanting melodies before the show and during intermission, adding an extra layer of magic to the already mesmerizing experience.


"We are incredibly proud of the dedication and creativity showcased by our students," said Ashley Morrison, theatre director at Wellborn Middle School. "This production of 'The Wizard of Oz' is a testament to their hard work and passion for the arts. It's a joy to see our talented students collaborate across disciplines to deliver a truly unforgettable performance."

Under the expert guidance of Ashley Morrison and Gail Lewis, the cast and crew have been diligently rehearsing to ensure a seamless and magical production. From the iconic characters to the elaborate costumes and set designs, every aspect of the show has been meticulously planned to transport audiences to the enchanting world of Oz.


Tickets for both the matinee and evening performances are now available for purchase at the following link:


Don't miss your chance to witness the extraordinary talents of Wellborn Middle School's Fine Arts Department in "The Wizard of Oz Youth Edition."


Event Details:

Date: April 13, 2024

Matinee Show: 2 p.m.

Evening Show: 7 p.m.

Location: College Station High School Auditorium, 4002 Victoria Ave., College Station, TX 77845

Director: Ashley Morrison

Choir Director: Gail Lewis

Tech Director: Colin Medlock

Marketing Director: Larry Robinson

Art Teacher: Rachel Lea

Band Director: Andrew Klingslick and Kristen Seale

Orchestra Director: Paul Duston

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