We’re off to see the symphony! Follow the yellow brick road and join the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra bring the classic film The Wizard of Oz to life by accompanying the full-length feature film. Hearing Judy Garland’s original 1939 studio recordings, backed by lush, live orchestration, will transport children and adults alike for an experience like no other. With this version of The Wizard of Oz on the big screen, moviegoers will be treated to the Oscar-winning film as it has never been seen before.
WVSO President Joe Tackett said, “We are so excited to continue bringing exciting programs to the families of West Virginia. The Wizard of Oz is a classic that everyone should see more than once. What better way to see it than with a live orchestra in the comfort of the Clay Center? It is sure to be a hit for families, date night or just a night out on the town!”
Tickets for the two performances on Saturday, October 8 begin at $15 and can be purchased by visiting wvsymphony.org or by calling the Box Office at 304.561.3570. $15 “Tweet Seats” are also available in the second balcony where the audience is encouraged to share their concert experience via social media with the WVSO. Discount rates are available for groups of 10 or more by calling the Clay Center box office at 304.561.3570. This concert is part of the ZMM Architects and Engineers Pops Series.
The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra is West Virginia’s premier performing arts organization, presenting classical, pops, and chamber-music concerts annually throughout the Mountain State. Currently in its 78th season, the WVSO is a proud member of the community and enriches the region by providing affordable, high-quality concerts, collaborations with West Virginia arts organizations and a nationally award-winning education program.