Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, Shrek The Musical is a TONY Award-winning fairy tale adventure featuring all new songs from Jeanine Tesori (Thoroughly Modern Millie, Caroline or Change) and a sidesplitting book by David Lindsay-Abaire. Shrek brings all the beloved characters you know from the film to life on stage, and proves there's more to the story than meets the ears.
"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, 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.
This musical was unique in recent years because we included a fourth performance on Saturday afternoon. All performances were well attended and the show received a wonderful review from Warren Gerdts - Critic at Large.
Three Little Pigs & Three Blind Mice - Emilee Landon, Melyssa Behnke & Sam Gretz.
Happy People, Fairy Tale Creatures, Duloc Guards & Dancers - Addison Fowler, Alexis Schultz, Allie Slowiak, Amelia Fowler, Angelina Laurin, Anthony Schultz, Brandon Carroll, Candy LaFleur, Erin Sievert, Isabella Tobin, Janet Seidl, Jessica Iannitello, Jon Medendorp, Kadin Kanzelberger, Kari Pritzl, Maddeson Miller Melissa Schamburek, Michelle Sheahan, Noahli Skarvan, Patrick Schamburek, Peter Heili, Shelly Kanzelberger, Warren Schmidt & Zoe Valitchka.
Dragon Wranglers - Warren Schmidt, Cole Becka, Rebecca Iannitello, Vee Bennetts & Sam Schoepp
Dragon Design - Warren Schmidt
Dragon Built by Warren Schmidt & Margaret Iannitello
Crew members include - Katie Jo Shimulunas, Roz Vossen, Ann Wolf, Rebecca Iannitello, Nate Haben
Auditions were held on February 13th and 14th at The Masquers Coach House.
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