The Shawnee Mission Northwest Marching Cougar Pride band is busy practicing its halftime show, a veritable Oz-fest that combines music from “The Wizard of Oz” and “The Wiz.” Emily Moore, 15, practiced her flag routine. The 1939 movie is celebrating its 75th anniversary.
The Shawnee Mission Northwest Marching Cougar Pride band is busy practicing its halftime show, a veritable Oz-fest that combines music from “The Wizard of Oz” and “The Wiz.” Emily Moore, 15, practiced her flag routine. The 1939 movie is celebrating its 75th anniversary. Photos by ALLISON LONG The Kansas City Star
The Shawnee Mission Northwest Marching Cougar Pride band is busy practicing its halftime show, a veritable Oz-fest that combines music from “The Wizard of Oz” and “The Wiz.” Emily Moore, 15, practiced her flag routine. The 1939 movie is celebrating its 75th anniversary. Photos by ALLISON LONG The Kansas City Star

The band plays on, and so does ‘The Wizard of Oz’ for a new generation

August 10, 2014 7:00 AM