About Us

The Walthamstow Community Production group are dedicated to putting on fantastic productions that are created by and starring volunteers from the local community.
No one is turned away!

The Walthamstow Community Production was created by Max & Ruth Peters who have run similar theatre projects in South East London for many years.

This is your opportunity to create a show where professionals and non-professionals work alongside one another.

The Walthamstow Community Production, in association with CentrE17, presents

The Wizard of Oz

Sign up between 2-3pm Saturday 6th January 2018 at St Peters in the Forest Church, Woodford New Road, E17 3PP (in the woods behind The Peterhouse Centre, 122 Forest Rise, E17 3PW)

Anyone who signs up is part of the cast, you only need to audition on the Sunday if you’d like to be a lead role.

Please also come and sign up if you are wanting to be a musician or help backstage.

Lead auditions on Sunday 2-4pm at CentrE17, 1 Church Hill, E17 3AB. www.thecentre17.com

Lead Auditions are for the roles of Dorothy, scarecrow, tin man, lion, wizard, glinda and wicked witch. Please come on Saturday to sign up and register your interest.

Lead auditions open to those in year 5 and above (there’s no upper age limit!)

No need to prepare anything we will learn songs and read lines on the Sunday.

Performance dates and times will be:

4.30pm and 6.30pm on Saturday 17th March 2018
4.30 and 6.30pm on Sunday 18th March 2018

Dress rehearsal weekend will be:
2-5 Saturday 10th March 2018
2-5 Sunday 11th March 2018

To be part of the cast you must be available for both of these weekends.

For information about upcoming rehearsals Click Here

For further information please contact Max & Ruth Peters 


By L. Frank Baum
With Music and Lyrics of the MGM motion picture score By Harold Arlen and E. Y. Harburg Background Music by Herbert Stothart
Dance & Vocal Arrangement by Peter Howard Adapted by John Kane from the motion picture
By arrangement with MusicScope and Stage Musicals Limited of New York