Shrek the Musical JR
Music by Jeanine Tesori, Book & Lyrics by David Linsay-Abaire
Friday 26th-Saturday 27th May 2023│ Esher Theatre, Community Walk, Surrey, KT10 9RA
Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film and fantastic Broadway musical. It's a "big bright beautiful world" as everyone's favorite ogre, Shrek, leads a cast of fairytale misfits on an adventure to rescue a princess and find true acceptance.
Once upon a time, in a far away swamp, there lived an ogre named Shrek. One day, Shrek finds his swamp invaded by banished fairytale misfits who have been cast off by Lord Farquaad, a tiny terror with big ambitions. When Shrek sets off with a wisecracking donkey to confront Farquaad, he's handed a task – if he rescues feisty princess Fiona, his swamp will be righted. Shrek tries to win Fiona’s love and vanquish Lord Farquaad, but a fairytale wouldn't be complete without a few twists and turns along the way.
'Shrek the Musical JR' is being performed as part of our Esher Junior and Senior Weekly Theatre Academy classes on a Monday. You can find out how to join the cast by clicking here.
Shrek the Musical JR.
Based on the Dreamworks Animation Motion Picture and the book by William Steig.
Originally produced on Broadway by DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions
Original Production Directed by Jason Moore and Rob Ashford. “I’m a Believer” by Neil
An amateur production presented by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe)
All authorised performance materials are also supplied by MTI Europe