Dorothy said it best: “There’s no place like home.”
In celebration of that famous statement, NBC’s “The Wiz Live!” wants to know what place feels like home to you.
Despite there being a few places around the globe where I feel a sense of warmth and comfort, I’d be remised if I didn’t say that there’s no place like my hometown Chicago.
The city isn't perfect. Its winters can be brutal. Though it has a lot of parks, it can still look very industrial. The effort to curb violence on all fronts is seriously lagging. Oh, and did I say its winters can be brutal?
But, I love it and it's good to me. Always has and always will be.
So what city has you singing “Home” from “The Wiz”?
Rep it now by visiting http://theresnoplacelikemyhome.com and create a meme in honor of your hometown or place that makes you smile. Be sure to use the hashtag #TheWiz.
“The Wiz Live!” stars Shanice Williams as Dorothy and features your faves like Queen Latifah (The Wiz), Mary J. Blige (Evillene), Ne-Yo (Tin Man), Uzo Adubo (Glinda), David Alan Grier (Cowardly Lion), Elijah Kelley (Scarecrow) and Stephanie Mills (Auntie Em), who starred as Dorothy in the original Broadway production 40 years ago.
“The Wiz Live!” debuts Dec. 3 at 8 p.m. ET on NBC.
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