Course at a Glance

August 4
HSU Campus: Van Duzer Theatre

Wizard of Oz


With Carol Ryder

Celebrating 45 years of musical theatre in Humboldt County HLOC invites you to a back stage look at the family musical, “Wizard of Oz.” See how Dorothy rides the twister to the merry ol’ of land of Oz, the magic of the melting witch, and the 100+ costume designs for the rich tapestry of characters. Learn about Oz writer L. Frank Baum and discover more about the iconic 1939 film we saw as youngsters. Get a tour of the backstage at Van Duzer Theatre with a special look at the flying effects. A ticket for the evening performance is included.

Sat., Aug. 4 • 2-4:30 p.m.

$35 • Class #: 31209

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Carol Ryder

Carol Ryder

Carol Ryder has been teaching voice for 40 years, privately and through Humboldt State University, College of the Redwoods, and Humboldt Light Opera Company. She is excited to teach for OLLI and pass on the love of singing to all ages.

Tracey Barnes Priestley

Tracey Barnes Priestley

Tracey Barnes Priestley, M.A., enjoys a career as both a writer and therapist-turned-life coach. In addition to her coaching practice, she also writes a print column and blogs about life in the "second half."