Our FAQ page has the answers to all the questions you have about bringing

Q: How much does it cost?

A: The cost to your school can vary depending on how many children attend each performance - please call or e-mail for pricing. 

NB THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF OZ is produced as a "non-ticketed event" with regard 2017 UAE regulations.

Q: What does it cost for teachers to attend?


Q: Are discounts available?

A: As with ALL S4K International productions, there is a BUY NOW/PAY NOW option. 
ALL teachers go FREE.

Q: How long does the show last?

A: Each performance of THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF OZ lasts 65 minutes.
There is NO interval.

Q: How many people are there in the show?

The WONDERFUL WORLD OF OZ Company comprises EIGHT professional actors
(who also play live music) and TWO members of our production team. All of whom are vastly experienced at touring in theatres and in schools in the UK and abroad.

Q: What is the minimum and maximum number of audience members per show?

A: The production is compliant with 2017 UAE regulations as a "non-ticketed event" for up to 200 people. Please contact the S4K International Production Office for details of pricing for more than 200 students.

Q: When do we pay?

A: A small deposit is payable at the time of booking to secure the date, the balance - payment is due on receipt of our invoice and by the date of the show.

Q: When is the deadline for BUY NOW/PAY NOW discounts?

A: All BUY NOW / PAY NOW monies must be paid to S4K International by 31st July 2017.

Q: How do we pay?

A: Once you have confirmed your booking with Carolyn - she will email you an invoice with full details of how to pay.

Q: What facilities do we need for you to stage the show?

A: THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF OZ is designed to be a "pop-up" theatre show. We bring everything with us: scenery, costumes, lights, sound, music and actors ... and the return of our amazing WONDERWALL ("the Wonderwall of Oz!") - first seen in last year's PETER PAN. We will work with whatever facilities you have, but the more that you can provide the better the experience. We can work in spaces from auditoriums to playgrounds - we just need access to electricity.

Q: How big should the staging area be?

A: The show requires a performing space (preferably slightly above floor level) of approximately 15 ft wide by 15 ft deep and a minimum of height of 8 ft (4.6m wide x 4.6m deep x 2.5m high).

Q: What kind of seating is required?

A: We will work around whatever seating arrangements you have in your school.

Q: How long does it take you to set-up before the show and clear-up afterwards?

A: We need time (ideally the afternoon/evening the day before the shows) to get-in/fit-up our video wall. On performance days the preparation time is 60 minutes before the first show. The strike/get-out time is 60 minutes after the final show.

Q: What is the story or the show?

A: A full synopsis of the show can be found on our SYNOPSIS page. (coming soon)

Q: Will there be any scary characters in the show?

A: No. We aim to entertain children by making them laugh not cry. Even the Wicked Woman of the West has a kind heart.

Q: Is there any audience participation in the show?

A: Our shows often have interactive elements in them - but in THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF OZ we need brains, heart and courage to make this work!

Q: Should our Emirati children and parents have concerns with regards to the 'cultural' aspect of the story?

A: Our shows always teach a strong moral to our young audiences. The world-famous "modernised fairy tale" of THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF OZ is the story of Dorothy and her new friends, who go in search of The Great Oz, looking for answers to their problems.
In the end, they find strength in friendship and learn that the qualities they needed were within themselves the whole time.

The story has been carefully adapted to ensure that mention of ‘Wizards’, ‘Witches’ and anything that may be  inappropriate to UAE audiences has been removed. 
The costumes have all been designed with modesty and the UAE in mind.

Q: What about the recent changes to UAE licensing regulations? Will our school/venue be compliant?

A: Yes. We have been working closely with DTCM in Dubai and ADEC in Abu Dhabi to ensure that our production and the venues where it is performed is fully compliant with the latest regulations. Our associate company in the UAE will work with you to ensure that all paperwork and compliance issues are dealt with prior to the performance at your school.

Remember - S4K International has a reputation for "WORLD CLASS EXCELLENCE"! 

To find out more about THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF OZ

Contact producers S4K International to find out more about THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF OZ and our other shows.

Email: carolyn@s4kinternational.com
Dubai: carolynchenery@gmail.com
Tel: +44 (0)1833 723444
Dubai: +971 50 813 2664 

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