The Brea's Youth Theatre & Stagelight Productions Present
Dreamwork's SHREK THE MUSICAL
Book and Lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire
Music by Jeanine Tesori
Originally Production Directed by Jaspon Moore and Rob Ashford
Originally Produced on Broadway by Dreamworks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions
Produced by Janice Kraus
"Once upon a time, there was a little ogre named Shrek...."
And thus begins the tale of an unlikely hero who finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside a wisecracking Donkey and a feisty princess who resists her rescue. Throw in a short-tempered bad guy, a cookie with an attitude and over a dozen other fairy tale misfits, and you've got the kind of mess that calls for a real hero. Luckily, there's one on hand... and his name is Shrek.
Shrek presents a treasure trove of creative opportunities, including costumes, sets, puppets (there is a fire-breathing dragon after all) and more! Irreverently fun for the whole family, Shrek proves that beauty is truly in the eye of the ogre.
Thurs - Sun, July 14-31, 2022
Registrations are now open for the Brea Youth Theatre's Shrek The Musical. The registration fee is $160 for Brea residents and $175 for non-residents.
A parent information meeting will be held at the Brea Civic & Cultural Center, Community Rooms A & B, on May 2, 2022 at 7 p.m.
The deadline to register is Friday, May 6, at 5 p.m.
Participants should be registered by age group
Group A: Ages 5 - 8
Group B: Ages 9 - 12
Group C: Ages 13 - 18
About Brea's Youth Theatre
Produced in partnership with Stagelight Family Productions, the City of Brea’s Youth Theatre Program has brought the joy of theatre to children and their families for 30 years. Through the art and practice of live theatre, children and teens perform as a team with seasoned actors and educators in the community to bring some of Broadway’s most notable musicals to a live audience. Throughout the rehearsal process, children and teens learn the value of teamwork, while building confidence and lasting friendships. Truly an experience for the entire family, each production brings the opportunity for parents to contribute their own talents through a variety of volunteer projects that support the fun onstage. With two annual productions, there's plenty of opportunities for young performers and audiences to participate. Ask about registration for our summer production.
To learn more about Stagelight Productions, the Curtis Theatre's producing partner for the program, visit their website.