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The Wizard of Oz Cast List

Thank you to everyone who auditioned!  The turnout for auditions was amazing, and our director had to  make some difficult choices.  We are thrilled to announce our cast:

Dorothy Gale: Alison DeVore

Auntie Em: Alexandra Eldridge

Uncle Henry/Emerald City Guard: Dylan Davenport

Scarecrow/Hunk: Piper Wenzel

Tin Man/Hickory: Nysio Poulakos

CowardlyLion/Zeke: Joseph Lepire

Miss Almira Gulch/ Wicked Witch: Emma Furlong

Glinda: Kate Vanderleest

Professor Marvel/Wizard of OZ: Quincy Coghill-Behrends

Nikko the Commander of the Flying Monkeys: Raif Schaffner

Mayor of Munchkinland: Owen Smith




Veronica Abreu *

Alexandra Eldrige                   Owen Smith                            Raif Schaffer

Quincy Coghill-Behrends         Mackenzie Voigt                     Gianna Smith

Ana Van Beck                         Elizabeth Davis                       Regan N. Lamb

Thomazin Jury                       Olivia Russell                          Mia Olson

Kara Thomas                           Sienna Schaffner                     Marijke Nielson

Tehya Miles                             Logan Norfleet                       Shelby Zukin

Tristan Schaffner                    Trevor Phillps                          Pieper Stence

Emma Arp                               Teagen Bollers                        Ashlynn Dale

Sasha M. Tyler                        Katey Halverson                     Abbie Callahan

Emma Bluder                          Heidi Voyts                            Nola Femino

Macayle DeVore

* Dorothy understudy



Whit Jury                                Clive Guidry               Bryn Russell

Julianna Mascardo                  Johnny Ziegelbein       Ellie Ziegelbein

Tali Clements                          Zoe Smith                   Jack Furlong

Rowan Russell                         Will Jackson                Lauren Vogts

Anna Prieskorn                       Lilly Vogts                  Lily Schloss

Rachel Swack                         Sebastian Robertson   Claire Lawler

Grace DeVore                         Emma McMahon        Alyssa C. Lamb


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Auditions for The Wizard of Oz

This summer’s Young Footliters production is The Wizard of Oz, directed by Krista Neumann!

Performances are July 25-27 at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts.

Auditions are at the Coralville Public Library, Schwab Auditorium.  Please use the underground parking.

Children and teens entering first grade this fall through those graduating high school this spring may audition.  Auditioners should prepare 16 bars of a song and bring sheet music; singing something from The Wizard of Ozis encouraged but not required. An accompanist will be provided; is a great source for sheet music. Auditionersmay be asked to read from sides as part of their audition.  All auditioners will be asked to dance.

Please note the audition structure.  Those auditioning from 9am-10am on Saturday will be asked to stay for a dance audition at 10am.  Those auditioning from 10:30am-11:30am will have their dance audition at 11:30am.  On Sunday, those auditioning from 12:30-1:30pm will dance at 1:30pm, and those auditioning from 1:30-2:30pm will dance at 2:30pm. For the dance audition, be dressed to move and be prepared to learn some basic choreography.

Call backs will be Wednesday, May 21, by invitation only.

The participation fee for The Wizard of Oz is $75 per child.

Click here to sign up for an audition slot.

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