Venue Details

Bella Ventresca
Show your ticket stub at nearby seafood restaurant Riva for 25% off your meal.
Shrek the Musical dining Aug 29 2013 star this tip starred
Bella Ventresca
The weather was hot outside, but cold inside. I wore bring a sweater, it gets cool in the theatre.
Shrek the Musical dress Aug 29 2013 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

42 ratings
4.8 average rating
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94 events
60 reviews
25 stars
attended Aug 02 2013

A very well produced show. Lots of fun and lovely staging. We and our grandchildren enjoyed it very much!

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21 events
16 reviews
6 stars
attended Jul 26 2013

It was cute, but it was exactly like the movie so the lines weren't funny anymore.

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1 review
6 stars
attended Aug 16 2013

Excellent experience however expensive with five children and lunch. Shrek the Musical was totally excellent and the theater is perfect for a musical for children.

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Quotes & Highlights

In support of Mayor Emanuel’s Summer of Learning program, special activities will be offered in conjunction with Shrek the Musical for students to earn a “Bard Badge.”
“Highly recommended – packed with A-list talent, visual delights and hip wit. Big, bright, beautiful and irresistible!“ —_”Chicago Sun-Times":http://voices.suntimes.com/arts-entertainment/the-daily-sizzle/chicago-shakespeare-theaters-shrek-big-bright-and-wonderfully-demented/_
“Shorter Shrek is still long on talent — for a reasonable cost, one gets a big-scale production, live musicians and Chicago Shakespeare’s typically elegant theatergoing experience.” —Chicago Tribune
“[4 stars] A terrific cast!” —Time Out Chicago

About the Ticket Supplier: Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Chicago Shakespeare Theater offers a broad spectrum of theatrical experiences year-round, engaging and entertaining audiences from all walks of life and from around the world. The plays of William Shakespeare form the core of the company's work, complemented by other dramatic works -- from traditional classical theater to new classics that resonate with Shakespeare's timeless insights into the human condition. CST's World's Stage Series brings international theatrical productions to Chicago, presenting new cultural expressions and experiences. For family audiences, CST Family presents abridged Shakespeare productions and classic musicals for all ages.