The Wizard of Oz Reviews

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Average customer review: 2.5 star rating (2.6 Stars)

Number of reviews: 56



5.0 star rating Donna M from London, England


Just left tonight’s show. Absolutely loved it!!! I disagree with all of these reviews. It was fantastic. Jason was amazing and so funny!!! The tin man standing in for Ashley was great and the whole thing was uplifting and full of energy! No one left where we were sitting. The last show we saw a few weeks ago was Ben Elton’s woke version of we will rock you. Now THAT show was like a school play!! We loved Wizard and we’ll be back again before the end of the run. Sorry guys!!

5.0 star rating Elizabeth Horton from London, England


If I'd relied on the reviews that I'd seen about this show, I wouldn't had gone. However, I am so glad I went. I had a wonderful experience - the cast is fabulous - scarecrow, tin man and lion are brilliant. I really enjoyed the show.

5.0 star rating Sinx from Moray


Jason Manford's performance in 'The Wizard of Oz' at the London Palladium was truly captivating. His comedic timing and charismatic presence added an engaging layer to the classic tale. The production itself was a visual delight, with impressive sets and costumes that brought the magical world of Oz to life. Manford's portrayal of the Cowardly Lion was both endearing and hilarious, earning him well-deserved laughs and applause from the audience. His chemistry with the rest of the cast, including Dorothy and her companions, contributed to the overall charm of the show. While staying true to the heart of the original story, Manford's interpretation added a fresh and enjoyable twist to the timeless production."

5.0 star rating Ellie from London, England


I was rapt from the very beginning. Dorothy has a wonderful singing voice and stage presence. Jason Manford was amazing as the cowardly lion and had everyone laughing. We attended the signed performance, where the BSL interpreter was absolutely brilliant! Jason Manford tried to involve her at times, which was really amusing. Ashley Banjo was very good in my opinion; please remember he is a dancer/choreographer, not a singer. I thought his singing and acting were impressive and he played a convincing part. I would 100% recommend going to see this, as it is fun entertainment for the whole family.

5.0 star rating Carol from London, England


Just returned from the final show and thought it was fabulous, the cast were all brilliant and Dorothy had a beautiful.voice as did the whole cast. The puppeteer that worked toto was brilliant , and you really ended up believing he was a real dog. Think the people that gave this show 1 star must have been watching a different show

5.0 star rating Karen from London, England


Went with friends and we all loved it! The Vivienne was the stand out to me but everything was brilliant. The costumes, the set, the singing amazing! Would thoroughly recommend!

5.0 star rating Pamela from Manchester, England


I have just been to see this show in Manchester. It was amazing. How anyone can give this show a bad review baffles me. The singing and dancing was fantastic. When Dorothy sang over the rainbow she sang the song with such feeling she brought a tear to my eyes. The whole cast was wonderfull. The standout performance for me came from the wicked witch played by the vivienne. I cant say one negative thing about this show only that it went to fast and i didnt want it to end. The only words of caution i would give is to be wary of taking children who are maybe a bit timid or nervous because the wicked witch is quite scary at times. There was a little girl sat near me who was clinging to her mum when the witch came on. I loved this show and would happily go and see it again and again.

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