The Wizard Of Oz - coming this winter

Second auditions date to be announced

musical theater company in grand junction

High Desert Opera highlights the 80th anniversary of The Wizard Of Oz

High Desert Opera will be presenting "The Wizard Of Oz" this winter at Robinson Theatre in Grand Junction. Showtimes are unknown at this point, but the troupe plans to welcome its 17th season by following the yellow brick road!

Auditions/callbacks on Aug 24th

High Desert Opera will hold auditions again on Saturday, August 24th, for those who missed the first audition opportunity. The event will include footwork with the choreographer and reading of different parts, and is going on from 12-5:30 pm

WHEN: Saturday, August 24th, starting at 12:00 pm

WHERE: First United Methodist Church (522 White Ave), Grand Junction

Things to know:

Auditions: CALL Jim Werner at 970-644-2724 to arrange an audition time (starting at 12:00 pm until 1:30 pm). Please bring a resumé and a song of your choice to sing. Piano accompaniment will be provided. HDO is particularly looking for munchkins (ages 6-12)

Dance try out: At 1:30 pm, chorus members and people who auditioned earlier this summer are asked to meet with the Choreographer to do some moving around.

Part reading: Jim Werner will ask some people to stay for reading of different parts from the show after choreography.

Questions: Please call Jim at 970-644-2724

Showtime info: The Wizard of Oz

Robinson Theatre
  • WHO: High Desert Opera
  • WHAT: "The Wizard Of Oz"
  • WHEN: Tuesday, Dec. 31st, Saturday, January 4th, 2020, and Sunday, January 5th, 2020
  • WHERE: Robinson Theatre at CMU Map
  • TICKETS: Available in November