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This short was one tough cookie. What do you say about Wizard of Oz that hasn't already been said before? Oh and how do we include a song? Oh and how do we give all the characters their moment of glory? This short put us to the test for sure, but as I said in previous posts I am very proud of it. The music Bryan wrote for this short absolutely blows my mind. Bryan pushed me early on to have a "musical" number and I thought there is no way we are going to be able to pull off a song and dance number the scale of wizard of oz. But he kept saying "dude it's gonna be awesome!" so I kept the faith. And even though we didn't get to create a full scale choreographed song, I am really proud that we got to put the Munchkin song in. Voice credit really goes to Stephanie. She plays all the female roles here, and I think she really knocked both witch voices out of the park. Originally I was going to try an over the top Glenda voice, but it just wasn't happening, so I called Steph back to try the Glenda part and I'm so glad we did. I love it. As for the short itself, We had some hesitation about how "dark" should we make the story. Because ultimately we are turning the classic movie into a sad confusing almost tragedy. But there are already dark notions in the movie as well. What's up with Glenda? does she just kidnap kids and put them through the Oz gauntlet for her amusement? Why do the munchkins have an army but never use it to fight off the wicked witch intrusions, why does the wizard tell the Tin Man "it's not how much you love, but how much you are loved by others" and Dorothy learns at the end that you shouldn't go beyond your own backyard to find anything your heart desires because if it isn't there you never lost it in the first place... WHAT? Stay at home little girl, don't ask questions :) We decided the movie is already dark enough. It's ok to poke fun at it a little more. So, I hope the short made you laugh. This is infact meant to be silly, but still point out questions.