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Off to see the Wizard
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The Denair Gaslight Community Conservatory’s Starmites Program is bringing the classic story of “The Wizard of Oz” to their stage.

Paulette Applegate, a board member at the theatre, said “The Wizard of Oz” is the most ambitious production the Starmites have ever staged. The show features a cast of 60 actors, ranging in age from 3 years to 17 years.

It will also feature special effects for the tornado, the Wizard, the balloon flight, and the witch melting.

The show is running through Sunday. Shows are at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.Tickets are $5 at the Gaslight Box Office at 664-9514 or or $5.50 if purchased through

The theatre is at 3908 N. Gratton Rd.