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Chicago's History with

A touring production of The Wizard of Oz, based on the 1939 movie will have a short run at the Chicago Theatre starting this Thursday. Chicago has a long-standing love affair with Oz. The original stage version of The Wizard of Oz was a smash hit here in 1902. Contributor Robert Loerzel has the story.

The Wizard of Oz will be at the Chicago Theatre Thursday-Sunday, April 30-May 3.

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