Shrek - The Musical

Synopsis/Cast/Creatives

Shrek - The Musical
Shrek is the story of the swamp-dwelling ogre who, in a faraway kingdom, embarks on a life-changing adventure in order to reclaim the deed to his land. Joined by a wise-cracking donkey who won't shut up, this unlikely hero - not a handsome prince - fights a fearsome dragon, rescues the feisty Princess Fiona and learns that real friendship and true love aren't only found in fairy tales. With all-new songs, and an old favourite in "I'm a Believer", this spectacular stage musical brings to life the film's cast of dysfunctional characters and the accompanying subversive fun. The stage musical is based on the story and characters from William Steig's book Shrek! and the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation feature film Shrek, the first chapter in the series of irreverent fairy tales. Shrek - The Musical website.
Approximate runtime 150minutes.


Performers Steffan Harri (Shrek), Marcus Ayton (Donkey), Laura Main (Princess Fiona - some dates), Amelia Lily (Princess Fiona - some dates), Samuel Holmes (Lord Farquaad), Adam Baker, Ethan Bradshaw, Michael Carolan, Joseph Dockree, Will Hawksworth, Sarah-Louise Jones, Reece Kerridge, Thomas Lee Kidd, Amy Oxley, Jemma Revell, Lucinda Shaw, Sam Stones, Adam Taylor, Jennifer Tierney, Sophie Wallis, Francesca Williams, Laura Wilson, Kevin Yates.
Book by David Lindsay-Abaire. Lyrics David Lindsay-Abaire. Music Jeanine Tesori. Book by William Steig (Original books). Producer Caro Newling (for Neal Street Productions). Producer Nick Salmon (for Playful Productions). Producer Ron Kastner. Producer Saracen Films. Producer Tulchin/Bartner Productions. Producer Gavin Kalin. Producer Glass Half Full Productions/Just For Laughs Theatricals. Producer Lee Menzies. Producer Mark Cartwright. Director Nigel Harman.

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Tour details for Shrek - The Musical

Between 10th April 2018 and 6th January 2019 this tour will visit 17 venues in Cardiff, Stoke-on-Trent, Blackpool, Woking, Liverpool, Norwich, Canterbury, Milton Keynes, Bristol, Llandudno, Nottingham, Glasgow, Belfast, Dublin, Plymouth, Southampton and Leeds. This production has already been seen in 8 venues since 27th November 2017.

Dates for Shrek - The Musical (Musical) tour

Currently showing
Tue, 10th April 2018 to Sun, 22nd April 2018
  Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff» {2}

Wed, 2nd May 2018 to Sun, 13th May 2018
  Regent Theatre, Stoke-on-Trent» {3}

Tue, 15th May 2018 to Sun, 27th May 2018
  Winter Gardens and Opera House Theatre, Blackpool» {1}

Wed, 30th May 2018 to Sun, 10th June 2018
  New Victoria Theatre, Woking» {2}

Tue, 12th June 2018 to Sun, 24th June 2018
  Liverpool Empire Theatre, Liverpool» {3}

Wed, 27th June 2018 to Sun, 8th July 2018
  Theatre Royal, Norwich»

Wed, 11th July 2018 to Sun, 22nd July 2018
  Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury»

Wed, 25th July 2018 to Sat, 28th July 2018
  Milton Keynes Theatre, Milton Keynes» {1}

Wed, 8th August 2018 to Sun, 19th August 2018
  Bristol Hippodrome, Bristol» {2}

Tue, 21st August 2018 to Sun, 2nd September 2018
  Venue Cymru (formerly - North Wales Theatre), Llandudno» {2}

Tue, 11th September 2018 to Sun, 23rd September 2018
  Theatre Royal, Nottingham»

Tue, 25th September 2018 to Sat, 6th October 2018
  King's Theatre, Glasgow» {2}

Tue, 9th October 2018 to Sun, 21st October 2018
  Grand Opera House, Belfast»

Tue, 23rd October 2018 to Sun, 4th November 2018
  Bord Gais Energy Theatre (formerly Grand Canal Theatre), Dublin» {1}

Tue, 13th November 2018 to Sat, 24th November 2018
  Theatre Royal, Plymouth»

Tue, 27th November 2018 to Sat, 8th December 2018
  Mayflower Theatre, Southampton» {1}

Tue, 18th December 2018 to Sun, 6th January 2019
  Grand Theatre and Opera House, Leeds»
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