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Shrek The Musical

December 7, 2018 7:30PM  to  January 6, 2019 2:30PM

Show times are 7:30 p.m. Thursdays & Fridays | 2:30 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays | Mackey Theater Performances at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, December 15 & 29 Shrek

  • Book and Lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire
  • Music by Jeanine Tesori
  • Based on the DreamWorks Animation Motion Picture and the book by William Steig
  • Originally produced on Broadway by DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions
  • Directed by Scott Spence
  • Musical Direction by Larry Goodpaster
  • Choreography by Martín Céspedes
  • Featuring Gilgamesh (G.A.) Taggett as Shrek
  • Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI)
  • Buy Early & Save! Use code DONKEY when ordering tickets online or over the phone to save $5 on adult or senior tickets before December 7
  • December 7, 2018 – January 6, 2019 | Mackey Theater
  • Special performances Thursday evenings Dec. 20 & 27, double performances Dec. 15 & 29, and matinee only Dec. 8 & 22

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Based on the smash-hit DreamWorks Animation film, Shrek The Musical is a Tony Award®-winning fairy tale adventure. "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. “Shrek The Musical is sweet, big, and extremely lovable.” - Newsday “The most ingeniously wacky, transcendently tasteless Broadway musical since The Producers. Altogether irresistible!” – USA Today Don't miss a moment of great theater, see the full list of upcoming professional theater productions.

CAC 4c NEW 27may09  Ohio Arts Council Programming at Beck Center for the Arts is made possible through the generous support of the Ohio Arts Council. Beck Center gratefully acknowledges the generous funding provided by the citizens of Cuyahoga County through Cuyahoga Arts and Culture.

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