Dear Old Shiz is the second song of the show. It is sung by the students of Shiz and Galinda. Elphaba makes her entrance during this song by running through the doors in the clock to the front of the stage while Galinda comes sitting on a large pile of luggage pushed by a few boys.
O hallowed halls and vine-draped walls
The proudliest sight there is
(Male: Sight there is)
When grey and sere our hair hath turned
We shall still revere the lessons learned (Females)In our days at dear old Shiz
(Males: dear old Shiz)
Our days at dear old