The Penguin Project will perform "The Wizard of Oz" (young performers' edition) June 8-9 and 14-16 at Lincoln Community Playhouse, 2500 S. 56th St. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and at 2 p.m. Sundays.
Penguin Project shows are performed by children with special needs in partnership with peer mentors.
This young performers' edition of "The Wizard of Oz" is based on the MGM classic film and features the immortal film music including “Somewhere Over the Rainbow.”
Sponsors are Alexis Verzal Children’s Rehabilitation Hospital, Art FX and Ameritas. Season sponsors are Russ’s Market and KFOR.
Tickets begin at $15 and can be reserved at lincolnplayhouse.com or by calling 402-489-7529 between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.