"Amid the smiles and laughter, there is an affirming message that being yourself is good enough. The Wizard of Oz is a jolly and inclusive show for an audience of all ages."
"Captivated the whole family...the audience were in fits of laughter at the audience participation...It had all the emotion and excitement of a top show"
"A cyclone of energetic fun... the show is a magical mixture of humour, singing and dancing with clever scripting and catchy original songs"
"The magical family show had everyone in stitches...This feel-good, uplifting, pantomime-style summer show was a real treat for the whole family, and had everyone on their feet clapping and dancing along at the end."
"Brought to life with superb and spellbinding storytelling throughout and, as it drew to a close, there was much prolonged whooping clapping and cheering from children and adults alike. Quite simply, Immersion Theatre Company elicit a feeling of joy..."
"Boundless zeal and zest! Music, dance, laughs and parties galore this enchanting family entertainment will keep kids of all ages utterly and delightfully enraptured. Look out for Immersion Theatre!"
Summer 2023 saw us produce a 42-date tour of our critically-acclaimed adaptation of The Wizard of Oz which was a tremendous success with press and audience alike. After another year of exceptional feedback and unrivalled production value/quality, we are proud to remain one of the UK’s leading open-air family theatre companies.
Writer / Director – James Tobias
Composer / Orchestrator – Rob Gathercole
Musical Director – Ben Garnett
Choreographer – Jordan Langford
Concept Design – Immersion Theatre
Costume Design – Rochelle Parry
Set Design – Justin Williams
Lead Scenic Artist – Valeria Medici
Scenic Artist – Harriett Shankster
Production Photography – Lidia Crisafulli