Outdoor screening at the Parade Ground. The Wiz (1978), direct­ed by Sid­ney Lumet, invites you to ease on down the yel­low-brick road! Relive all of the mag­ic of this beloved musi­cal when Dorothy is whisked away to the enchant­i­ng won­der­land of Oz, where she encoun­ters the Scare­crow, the Tin­man and the Lion. The Wiz fea­tures spec­tac­u­lar musi­cal num­bers from leg­endary pro­duc­er Quin­cy Jones and an all-star cast includ­ing Diana Ross, Michael Jack­son, Lena Horne, Richard Pry­or, Nipsey Rus­sell, and Ted Ross. Pre-show enter­tain­ment kick­s off at 7pm and films begin­ at dusk. Food and drinks will be avail­able for pur­chase, includ­ing a beer gar­den by Threes Brew­ing along with food from Piz­za Yard, Malai, Ter­ry & Yaki, Kim­chi Taco Truck, and Caripito’s.

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Date: September 2

Time: 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Cost: Free

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Website:
https://www.govisland.com/things-to-do/events/free-outdoor-film-the-wiz

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Governors Island

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