The Munchkins welcome Dorothy during a scene from the "The Wizard of Oz ― Young Performers' Edition." Cast members rehearsed the show Thursday evening at the Leavenworth Performing Arts Center. The River City Community Players' fall youth production features children between the ages of 9 and 16.
The first public performance of the show will be 7:30 p.m. today at the Leavenworth Performing Arts Center, which is located at 500 Delaware St. Additional performances will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. All seats are $5. No reservations are required.
The cast is made up of children representing the public schools in Leavenworth, Lansing and Fort Leavenworth as well as the Leavenworth Regional Catholic Schools and home-schoolers.