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The following people are credited as replacements or additions if they were not credited on opening night.

The Wiz
Majestic Theatre, 247 W. 44th St., New York, NY
Broadway Theatre, 1681 Broadway (W. 53rd St.), New York, NY

Majestic Theatre (1/5/1975 - 5/25/1977)
Production Stage Manager: Christopher Kelly.


Thea Barnes Poppy  
Gregg Burge Scarecrow  
Edye Byrde Evillene  
Albert Fann Crow  
 Field Mouse  
 Lord High Underling  
 Uncle Henry  
Keith Harris Kalidah  
 Winged Monkey  
Theresa Merritt Evillene (Apr 12, 1976 - ?) 
Jozella Reed Addaperle  
Irene Reid Evillene  
Toney Watkins Lord High Underling  
 Uncle Henry  
James Wigfall Lion  
Charles Lavont Williams Scarecrow  
 Soldier Messenger  

Broadway Theatre (5/25/1977 - 1/28/1979)
Musical Director: Tom Pierson.

Production Stage Manager: Robert Currie; Stage Manager: Donald Christy, Bob Burland.


Phylicia Ayers-Allen Emerald City Citizen  
Ruth Brisbane Evillene  
Gregg Burge
Broadway debut 
Deborah Burrell
Broadway debut 
Leslie Butler Munchkin  
Wendy Edmead Tornado  
Pat Estwick Emerald City Citizen  
L. Michael Gray Lion (Feb 7, 1978 - ?) 
Rodney Green Yellow Brick Road  
DeMarest Grey Pit Singer  
Carl Hall The Wiz (Jul 17, 1977 - ?) 
Sam Harkness Field Mouse  
Ben Harney Tinman  
Dyane Harvey Munchkin  
Lois Hayes Emerald City Citizen  
Paul Hoskins Emerald City Citizen  
 Yellow Brick Road  
Kevin Jeff Emerald City Citizen  
 Winged Monkey  
Kwame Johnson Emerald City Citizen  
Michael Leslie Lord High Underling  
 Uncle Henry  
 Lion (May 1978-Jan 28, 1979) 
Claudia Lewis Kalidah  
Esther Marrow Aunt Em  
 Pit Singer  
Alvin McDuffie Emerald City Citizen  
 Yellow Brick Road  
Theresa Merritt Evillene  
Ella Mitchell Evillene  
Ken Page Lion  
John Parks Kalidah  
Howard Porter Field Mouse  
 Royal Gatekeeper  
Alma Robinson Emerald City Citizen  
Renee Rose Crow  
 Emerald City Citizen  
Janyse M. Singleton Pit Singer  
Alwin Taylor Kalidah  
Bruce Taylor Emerald City Citizen  
Chuck Thorpe Yellow Brick Road  
Toto Toto  
Gayle Turner Kalidah  
Carl Weaver Kalidah  
Alan Weeks The Wiz  
Westy Toto  
James Wigfall Lion (Oct 31, 1977 - ?) 
Allison Williams Tornado  
Victor Willis Lord High Underling  
 Royal Gatekeeper  
 Uncle Henry  

Swings: DeMarest Grey, Carl Hardy, Dyane Harvey, Christina Kimball, Al Peryman.

Understudies: Ruth Brisbane (Addaperle, Evillene), Deborah Burrell (Aunt Em), Wendy Edmead (Aunt Em), Pat Estwick (Dorothy), Kwame Johnson (The Wiz), Michael Leslie (Lion, Lord High Underling), Alvin McDuffie (Scarecrow), Howard Porter (Tinman), Janyse M. Singleton (Glinda), Gayle Turner (Dorothy), Carl Weaver (Scarecrow), Victor Willis (Lion, The Wiz, Tinman).

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