Oz has a new Wizard, WhatsOnStage winner Martyn Ellis. Ellis has recently been seen as Harry Dangle in One Man, Two Guvnors (National Theatre, West End and Music Box Theatre) and Alfred P. Doolittle in My Fair Lady (Sheffield Crucible).

He joins Willemijn Verkaik (Elphaba), Savannah Stevenson (Glinda), Jeremy Taylor (Fiyero), Sue Kelvin (Madame Morrible), Paul Clarkson (Doctor Dillamond), Sam Lupton (Boq) and Katie Rowley Jones (Nessarose) in the production which has already been seen by over 5.5 million people since its premiere in September 2006.