Shrek the Musical Comes to Chicago Shakespeare Theater
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The last date listed for Shrek the Musical was Friday August 30, 2013 / 2:00pm.
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From the creator of the Tony-nominated reasons to be pretty comes the Midwest premiere of its off-Broadway companion piece, Reasons to Be Happy at Profiles Theatre. Three years after a contentious breakup, Steph and Greg now find themselves wondering if they should try again -- the only problem is that she's now married to someone else and he's just started dating her best friend, a single mother with a jealous ex-husband. Resident artist Neil LaBute's newest work is a funny, surprising and poignant reflection on the sacrifices we're willing to make in the pursuit of happiness. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from DennisRed Velvet
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So well done! FUN for the kids and adults. Some of the humor was meant for the adults....went right over the kids heads, but not offensive in anyway. The sets were good, dancing and singing were great. The donkey was my favorite and amazed at the Asian baby Shrek and baby bear. So cute and talented. Great seats with my Red Velvet membership. Goldstar ROCKS!
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