The Wiz
88

The Wiz NYC Reviews and Tickets

88%
(88 Ratings)
Positive
96%
Mixed
3%
Negative
1%
Members say
Entertaining, Great singing, Enchanting, Delightful, Great acting

About the Show

New York Black Arts presents a family-friendly revival of the Tony-winning musical, an all-African-American re-imagining of 'The Wizard of Oz.'

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Show-Score Member Reviews (88)

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712 Reviews | 401 Followers
88
Great singing, Entertaining, Enchanting, Delightful, Clever

See it if Soulful spin on Dorothy.

Don't see it if If you don’t Like musicals.

216 Reviews | 223 Followers
88
Entertaining, Delightful

See it if you enjoyed the Wizard of Oz and would like to see a hip-hop spin of the classic. See if you've enjoyed any previous version of the Wiz.

Don't see it if If you do not like classics remade or updated.

203 Reviews | 39 Followers
85
Delightful, Entertaining, Great singing, Refreshing

See it if A very entertaining revival with some of the best singing and choreography currently on Broadway. A feel good musical.

Don't see it if I think everyone would have an enjoyable time visiting The Wiz.

52 Reviews | 10 Followers
79
Entertaining, Great acting, Great singing

See it if You like the wizard of oz and like musicals but also like really good story telling

Don't see it if You don't like musicals

373 Reviews | 56 Followers
65
Cliched, Banal

See it if You're an Oz completist. You want to see Wayne Brady in a cameo.

Don't see it if Some of the performers are talented, but this is hot mess. Terrible comic timing all around. Cruise ship style sets. Just meh.

38 Reviews | 3 Followers
100
Clever, Enchanting, Edgy, Great singing, Masterful

See it if You love the Wizard of Oz

Don't see it if You don't like remakes

33 Reviews | 15 Followers
95
Enchanting, Entertaining, Great singing, Must see, Delightful

See it if You can go with the Oz fantasy and let yourself wallow in the fun.

Don't see it if You're dismissive of big splashy musicals.

26 Reviews | 10 Followers
93
Ambitious, Entertaining, Clever, Intelligent, Quirky

See it if you enjoyed the wizard of oz and want to see a new take on it

Don't see it if you only like the original wizard of oz