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39 events
37 reviews
6 stars
REMINDER: Construction in/around Navy Pier
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12 events
9 reviews
12 stars
They validate Navy Pier parking bringing the price down to a slightly more reasonable $14. Park in the West Garage, the first garage you come to.
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"Shrek the Musical"
42 ratings
4.8 average rating
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118 events
82 reviews
29 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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30 events
19 reviews
18 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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nieves
43 events
9 reviews
12 stars
attended Jul 28 2013

I liked the show a lot and my daughter enjoyed it as well. I was very disappointed that the seats in the right corner were with low visibility since we watched most of the time the back of the characters. Next time I won't buy goldstar tickets if...

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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.