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The Wizard of Oz in Concert:Dreams Come True

Cover for soundtrack of The Wizard of Oz in Concert:Dreams Come True

The Wizard of Oz in Concert:Dreams Come True was a 1995 musical performance based on the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz. The book and score of the film were performed on stage at Lincoln Center to benefit the Children's Defense Fund. The concert featured celebrity actors, including Jackson Browne as the Scarecrow, Roger Daltrey as the Tin Woodman, Natalie Cole as Glinda, Joel Grey as the Wizard, Jewel Kilcher as Dorothy, Nathan Lane as the Cowardly Lion, Debra Winger as the Wicked Witch of the West, and Lucie Arnaz as Aunt Em. The Boys Choir of Harlem appeared as the Munchkins, and Ry Cooder and David Sanborn performed as musicians. The performance was originally broadcast on Turner Network Television (TNT), and issued on CD and video in 1996.