Review: Shrek The Musical

Review: Shrek The Musical

Based on the hit 2001 Academy Award-winning animated movie, Shrek The Musical may not be far, far away from the original ‘anti-fairy tale’ – but this stage production just doesn’t deliver the same magic that it once did on the big screen. Whilst not sticking strictly to the original script, Shrek The Musical follows the alternative fairy tale of Shrek the ogre as he seeks to get his swamp back from the wicked Lord Farquaad…

Read More

Shrek to return to the Edinburgh Playhouse

Shrek to return to the Edinburgh Playhouse

It’ll be a green Christmas in Edinburgh this year as Shrek the Musical returns to the Edinburgh Playhouse for an extended run. The larger than life production, which has previously enjoyed successful runs on Broadway and in London, will kick of a brand new UK tour in the Capital this December. The show will be directed by Nigel Harman, who originated the role of the villainous Lord Farquaad at London’s  Theatre Royal Drury Lane in…

Read More