Shrek The Musical

Shrek The Musical

Live at
New Theatre Oxford
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Tue 19 Sep - Sun 24 Sep 2023
Closed
Join Shrek and his trusty sidekick Donkey as they set out on a quest to defeat the fearsome dragon and rescue the beautiful Princess Fiona. With a heart-warming story and a cast of unforgettable characters, this musical extravaganza is a journey you won't want to miss.
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New Theatre Oxford

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Tue 19 Sep - Sun 24 Sep 2023
24-26 George St, Oxford OX1 2AG, UK
2 hours 35 minutes incl. interval
Tue - Sat at 19:30
Thu, Sat and Sun at 14:30
Age guidance: 3+
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Why go and see it?

Get ready to leave your troubles Far Far Away and embark on an unforgettable adventure filled with laughter, love, and ogre-sized fun.

The show is set to a toe-tapping soundtrack featuring fabulous songs like 'I'm A Believer', 'Big Bright Beautiful World' and 'I Know It's Today'. These tunes will have you humming all the way home. It's the perfect night out for the whole family, offering an award-winning show that promises a musical spectacular for big kids and little kids alike.

Shrek The Musical

Our stellar cast is led by theatre legend Antony Lawrence as Shrek, whose ‘powerful voice fills the theatre and makes him instantly lovable’ (Twit Celeb Gossip). His previous credits include: The Lion King, Mary Poppins, Matilda the Musical, and We Will Rock You.

Strictly Come Dancing star and leading lady Joanne Clifton is ‘an absolute revelation as Princess Fiona’ (Cheshire Live). Previous credits include: Strictly Come Dancing and The Addams Family.

Olivier-Award nominated James Gillan is ‘as magnificent a villain as you could hope for’ (Great British Life) as the evil Lord Farquaad. His previous credits include: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Wicked and Taboo!

Theatre favourite Brandon Lee Sears ‘exuberant performance does Eddie Murphy proud’ (Love Dublin) as the loveable Donkey. His previous credits include: Dreamgirls, Come From Away and Motown.

Book your tickets today and get ready for an unforgettable journey with Shrek and his friends – because in this kingdom, everyone is a part of the adventure!

Cast and Creatives

Antony Lawrence
Shrek
Antony Lawrence
Joanne Clifton
Princess Fiona
Joanne Clifton
James Gillian
Lord Farquaad
James Gillian
Brandon Lee Sears
Donkey
Brandon Lee Sears

What the critics say

A thrill for theatre-lovers of all ages
- Manchester Evening News
Re-watching as an adult has only increased my love for the story
- Lovin Dublin

New Theatre Oxford

24-26 George St, Oxford OX1 2AG, UK
Oxford Railway Station
The Box Office is open for 90 minutes prior to the performance commencing. See 'What's On' section for performance times
Bar - Pre-show & interval drinks and snacks
Ambassador Lounge - Pre-show & interval table service (Charge applies)
Cloakroom - Coats & small bags (Charge applies)
Membership Benefits - 25% off pre-show drinks (30mins prior)

There has been a theatre on George Street for almost 185 years. The first theatre was built in 1836, and a second in 1886. In 1908, the Dorrill family took over the venue and finally in 1934, the third Theatre opened; the ‘New Theatre’. Stanley Dorrill masterminded the rebuilding of the theatre as we know it today. He commissioned a new building from the well-known theatre architects William and T.R. Milburn of Sunderland. The Milburns developed the decadent art-deco interior with T.P Bennett and Sons, who also designed the Saville Theatre in London.

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New Theatre Oxford

change
Tue 19 Sep - Sun 24 Sep 2023
24-26 George St, Oxford OX1 2AG, UK
2 hours 35 minutes incl. interval
Tue - Sat at 19:30
Thu, Sat and Sun at 14:30
Age guidance: 3+
For group bookings of 10 or more:
Join ATG+, the UK's best live entertainment membership

With an ATG+ membership, you can enjoy a host of exclusive benefits across 35+ ATG venues

Better access to tickets via priority booking and ringfenced seats
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Flexible tickets
25% off drinks at the bar at our members' happy hours (10% in Scotland)
Dedicated phone line, partner offers
Exclusive member events
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