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Shrek The Musical

Date Feb 14, 2013
Time 7:30 pm  
Location Sangamon Auditorium, UIS
Sponsor News Channel 20; The State Journal Register; 98.7 WNNS
Phone 217-206-6160
Event type Broadway
Views 5758
Originating Calendar Sangamon Auditorium
"Shrek The Musical," based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks film that started it all, brings the hilarious story of everyone's favorite ogre to life on stage. In a faraway kingdom turned upside down, things get ugly when an unseemly ogre - not a handsome prince - shows up to rescue a feisty princess. Throw in a donkey who won't shut up, a villian with a SHORT temper, 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. Featuring a terrific score of 19 all-new songs, big laughs, great dancing and breathtaking scenery, WWOR-TV proclaims "Shrek The Musical," "Far, far and away the funniest new musical on Broadway!" "Shrek The Musical" is part romance, part twisted fairy tale and all irreverent fun for everyone!