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Area youth to star in 'The Wizard of Oz'


Auditions for Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre’s original musical production of “The Wizard of Oz” will be held from 12:30-4 p.m. Monday, June 24, in the Pine River-Backus High School gym (Door 2).

Up to 75 local children (ages K-18) are needed to play the roles of: Dorothy, Toto, the Munchkins, Glinda the Good Witch, the Tinman, the Cowardly Lion, the Green Guard, the Wizard, the Emerald City Traders, the Flying Monkeys, the Winkies, Aunt Em, Uncle Henry and the Yellow Brick Road.


Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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