Christmas Fairy Tale
Every year at christmas time, the Hessian State Theatre is charming children and adults alike with a christmas fairy tale.
This year the story of Dorothy and her magical journey is being told. "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" premiered at the Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden on 24 November 2016 and will be performed until 14 January 2017.
Dorothy is carried away to an adventurous dreamland by a cyclone. On her way to the mighty Wizard of Oz, she encounters the Scarecrow without a brain, the Tin Man who has no heart, and the Lion without courage.
On their fairytale journey, Dorothy and her companions learn to rely on their own abilities, and to solve difficult tasks as a team.
Everyone knows the story about the young girl from Kansas by Frank L. Baum which was published in 1900 and turned out to be a worldwide success. Even today, the "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" is one of the most widely read children’s books.