Shrek The Musical
"Once upon a time, there was a little ogre named Shrek..."
And thus begins the tale of an unlikely hero who finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside a wisecracking donkey and a feisty princess who resists her rescue. Throw in a short-tempered bad guy, a cookie with an attitude, a fire breathing dragon and over a dozen other fairy tale misfits, and you've got the kind of mess that calls for a real hero. Luckily, there's one on hand... and his name is Shrek.
Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, Shrek The Musical is a Tony Award-winning fairy tale adventure that brings all the beloved characters from the film to life on stage and proves there's more to the story than meets the ears.
Shrek The Musical presents a treasure trove of irreverent fun for the whole family and proves that beauty is truly in the eye of the ogre.
Following a sell-out run of the production of Cats, GSA returns to the Yvonne Arnaud stage with this larger than life smash hit blockbuster!
Must-see musical theatre for all the family! Don’t miss it!
Post-show discussion with the director after the THUR 28 MAR eve perf and the chance to meet the cast.
“Shrek-tacular” THE SUNDAY TELEGRAPH
“Joyous. The most fun you’ll ever have. A Monster Hit!” DAILY MIRROR
“Loving folk for who they are – not how they look – is told with clarity and joy” THE STAGE
Presented by Guildford School of Acting
Based on the DreamWorks Animation Motion Picture and the book by William Steig
Book and Lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire
Music by Jeanine Tesori
Originally produced on Broadway by DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions
Original Production Directed by Jason Moore and Rob Ashford
Directed by Jenny Sawyer
This amateur production is presented by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe)