Hope Mill Theatre’s acclaimed Black British retelling of ‘The Wiz’ to be streamed online!

Hope Mill Theatre’s acclaimed Black British retelling of ‘The Wiz’ is to be streamed online later this month.

The musical had to cancel 15 sold-out performances over Christmas due to Covid. The rights holders have now generously agreed to it being filmed and streamed for a strictly limited number of performances to UK-only audiences 22-30 January 2022.

Book your tickets now at www.hopemilltheatre.co.uk/events/the-wiz-online

The Wiz is a joyous retelling of L. Frank Baum’s classic children’s novel ‘The Wonderful Wizard of Oz’ with a contemporary Black British setting.

The cast includes Cherelle Wiliams as Dorothy; Tarik Frimpong, Scarecrow; Llewellyn Graham, Tin Man; Jonathan Andre, Lion; Cameron Bernard Jones, The Wiz; Anelisa Lamola, Addaperle; Bree Smith, Aunt Em & Glinda; Kofi Dennis, Lord High; Ashh Blackwood, Evillene. Also in the cast are Andile Mabhena, Shayna McPherson, Dylan Gordon-Jones, Samantha Shuma and Marisha Morgan.