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December 7 2010

Press Release: Ritz Production to Benefit WCHS

The Saturday, July 17, Ritz Company Playhouse performance of "The Wizard of Oz" will benefit the Wayne County Historical Society. Tickets are $12 and available at the Society's museum at 810 Main St., Honesdale, or at the Ritz box office. The production highlights the beloved songs from the 1939 film, sung and danced by a large cast of local performers. Among the performers are Lisa Rogali as Dorothy, Caroline Lehman and Edward Buckmaster as Auntie Em and Uncle Henry, Molly Rodgers as The Wicked Witch of the West and Princess as Toto. Dorothy's three companions, Scarecrow, Tin Woodman and the Cowardly Lion are played by Goran Zdravkovic, Nathaniel McIntire and Dave Seebach respectively.

Tickets will be available up to the night of the performance. For more information, call or email the Wayne County Historical Society at 570-253-3240 or wchshop@ptd.net or the Ritz at (570) 226-9752 or theritz@ritzplayhouse.com.