"'Shrek': the show that leaves rivals green with envy."
-The Independent-

""Fairytale meets panto meets Monty Python.""
-The Daily Mail-

""It is genuinely theatrical, generous-spirited and mercifully free of the sensory bombardment that afflicts some of its rivals.""
-The Guardian-

Sorry, Shrek The Musical closed on 24 Feb 2013

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About the show

Let Your Freak Flag Wave and take in the greenest new show in town! Direct from a sell out run on Broadway, Shrek the Musical brings your favourite film to life, live on stage. Meet Shrek, the green ogre who rescues Princess Fiona along with his sidekick Donkey and a whole host of fairy tale creatures. Battling the Evil Lord Farquard Shrek and his band of 'freaks' set out to prove that everyone deserves a happy ending. Nigel Harman stars as Shrek alongside Kimberly Walsh as Fiona and Richard Blackwood as Donkey. This feel good musical will have you cheering and clapping along to the fantastic score featuring songs such as 'Freak Flag', 'I Think I Got You Beat' and 'I'm a Believer'.

Who Should See It?

Shrek the musical is aimed at lovers of the film and those discovering the story for the first time. Children will love the visual effects and funny songs, and adults will get the satirical humour famous from the movie.

Shrek the Musical is suitable for children aged 5 and over. Under 5's will not be admitted into the theatre. The show is family friendly, visual and fast paced to engage younger audience members.

Playing at

Theatre Royal Drury Lane
Catherine Street
Seating Plan

Theatre Royal Drury Lane seating plan

Booking period

26th Apr 2011

21st Aug 2019

24th Feb 2013

Running time

2 hours and 15 minutes with one