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Janelle Rominski, NBC Chicago Street Team

With the departure of the musical Wicked from the Oriental Theatre, The Chicago Theatre is welcoming the national tour of the Wizard Of Oz, for a limited time.

Wizard of OzThis iconic musical premiered tonight and brought back to town, the good witch and the bad witch; along with Dorothy, Toto, her family and friends.

There were a dozen Chicagoland children performers who played the roles of the Munchkins.  The children were from local performing groups.

Cassie Okenka, who plays Dorothy, was seen as a top ten contestant on MTV’s “Legally Blonde The Musical: The Search For Elle Woods“.

The Wizard of Oz runs through May 3rd with six performances to choose from. Tickets range from $45.00-$75.00.

For more information, visit The Chicago Theatre website at www.TheChicagoTheatre.com.

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