"The Muppets’ Wizard of Oz" Debuts Wednesday, April 27
The Muppets’ Wizard of Oz will make its world premiere on Wednesday, April 27, 2005, as part of the Tribeca Family Festival. The premiere will take place at 7:30pm at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center in lower Manhattan with Ashanti, Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, The Great Gonzo, and Pepe the King Prawn in attendance, along with other special guests.
The Muppets’ Wizard of Oz will air on the ABC Television Network in May 2005 as part of the family franchise, The Wonderful World of Disney. This will be the Muppets’ first major television event since the franchise was purchased by The Walt Disney Company in 2004.
[Source: PR Newswire]