The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, Sarofim Hall. 800 Bagby St., Houston. 713-315-2525. www.thehobbycenter.org.
How two girls who meet in the land of Oz grow to become the Wicked Witch of the West and Glinda the Good makes for the most complete—and completely satisfying—musical in a long time.
Jul. 10-Aug. 11, Tues.-Thurs. 7:30pm, Fri. 8pm, Sat. 2pm & 8pm and Sun. 2pm & 7:30pm
Tickets: $40-$170 (prices subject to change)