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Mike Stack, Josue Laboucane, Robyn Wallis and Darren Burkett in The Wizard of Oz. Photo by Tim Matheson

Carousel Theatre Nominated for 11 Jessie Awards

  Vancouver, BC…. The nominees for the 30th Annual Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards celebrating achievement and performance in Vancouver’s Theatre community were announced, and Carousel Theatre is ecstatic to receive a total of eleven nominations in the Theatre for Young Audiences category, including two nominations for Outstanding Production for The […]


The Word On the Street – The Wizard of Oz Can’t Be Beat!

We’ve had an amazing time in the land of Oz over the past 3 weeks. With 2 weeks left in the run, we thought we’d share some of the comments that we’ve received about the show. If you’ve seen the show and would like to comment, send your review to […]


The Wizard of Oz Breaks Box Office Records, Extra Performance Added!

IT’S A HIT! Carousel Theatre’s holiday production of The Wizard of Oz has broken box office records (previously held by Seussical) and we are going to celebrate on New Year’s Day with an added performance! Join Dorothy, Scarecrow, Lion, and Tinman (with Toto too!) as we start the new year […]


The Wizard of Oz- Costume Madness!

Our Costume Shop is bursting at the seams with blue gingham, straw and trees. Our Head of Wardrobe, Darryl Milot, sat down with young interviewer Aidan for a brief chat a couple of weeks ago. We wanted to ask Darryl a few more questions to find out about what a […]


Did You Know? The (Super Dorky) Wizard of Oz Collection of Things You Didn’t Know You Needed to Know

Contributed by Steven Greenfield, The Wizard of Oz Musical Director (and Oz enthusiast) When I was in grade four, I saw MGM’s film The Wizard of Oz for the first time.  I was instantly hooked by L. Frank Baum’s magical world, and since then, have devoured everything Oz-related that I […]


The Wizard of Oz – Director’s Notes

Contributed by Carole Higgins, Carousel Theatre’s Artistic Director and Director of The Wizard of Oz What drew me the most to the story of The Wizard of Oz is that at its heart it explores the themes of family (both the ones we are born into and the ones we […]

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