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May 7-25. When it last played Spokane in 2011, it broke box office records and sold out in record time. Winner of 35 major awards, including a Grammy and three Tony Awards. Long before that girl from Kansas arrives in Munchkinland, two girls meet in the land of Oz. One - born with emerald green skin - is smart, fiery and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious and very popular. They grow to become the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good. Part of the 2013-14 Best of Broadway series. Shows Wednesdays-Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., Fridays-Saturdays at 8 p.m., Sundays at 6:30 p.m. and matinees on Saturdays at 2 p.m. including Thursday, May 8; and Sundays at 1 p.m.