Shrek the Musical

@ Sunderland Empire

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31 January 2018 - 11 February 2018

7pm (some 2.30pm and 5pm performances, check the website for details)

£17.50 - £52.50 plus £2.85 transaction fee

Based on the story and characters from the Oscar®-winning DreamWorks Animation film, this hilarious and spectacular production turns the world of fairytales upside down in an all-singing, all-dancing, must-see musical comedy.

Join Shrek, our unlikely hero, and his loyal steed Donkey as they set off on a quest to rescue the beautiful (if slightly temperamental) Princess Fiona from her tower, guarded by a fire breathing love-sick dragon. Add the vertically challenged Lord Farquaad, a gang of fairytale misfits, and a biscuit with attitude, and you’ve got an irresistible mix of adventure, laughter and romance, guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages!

‘The most fun you’ll ever have’ 
Daily Mirror

***** ‘Slick, Inventive, Colourful’
Birmingham Mail

**** ‘A musical extravaganza’
Bristol Post

***** ‘Shrek-tacular’
Sunday Telegraph

***** ‘The perfect family musical’
The Herald, Scotland

Venue
Sunderland Empire
High Street West
Sunderland
Tyne and Wear
SR1 3EX

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