Wonderful Wizard of Song
March 20 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm$5 – $30
A tribute to Wizard of Oz composer Harold Arlen. Starring Karon Kate Blackwell, the composer’s son Sam Arlen and George Bugatti, this multi-media review boasts not only the exclusive virtual performance by Tony Bennett, but also rare behind the scenes footage from The Wizard of Oz, exclusive archival content from Arlen’s Hollywood, Broadway and Cotton Club years and, the Academy Award statue Arlen won for Best Song, Over The Rainbow!
The performance gives younger Oz fans a chance to discover other Arlen hits; That Old Black Magic, One For My Baby, It’s only a Paper Moon, Let’s Fall in Love, and The Man That Got Away, from A Star Is Born. Weaved into the 90-minute musical are inside stories of how some of the world’s most beloved songs made famous by Judy Garland, Barbara Streisand, Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett, were created.