The Whiz is a loosely based adaptation of The Wizard of Oz for the Obama generation, featuring choreography by Nicolas Leichter and a commissioned adapted score by Monstah Black with added musical selections. It looks absolutely stunning (see trailer below). Saturday, March 26, at 8 p.m., and Sunday, March 27, at 7 p.m. Dance Place, 3225 8th St. NE. Tickets are $22. Call 202-269-1600 or visit danceplace.org.