See the iconic green ogre and his loveable sidekick in a reimagined DreamWorks classic at the Everyman Theatre

Once upon a time, in a far away swamp... Based on the iconic DreamWorks animated film, see grumpy ogre and his loveable 'noble steed' on stage in Gloucestershire, when Shrek The Musical comes to the Everyman Theatre in March 2024.

By Zoe Gater  |  Published
Embark on an unforgettable adventure filled with laughter and ogre-sized fun at the Everyman Theatre this March 2024.

Journey to a land far-far away when the award-winning show Shrek The Musical comes to the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham, from Tuesday 12 to Sunday 17 March 2024. 

Based on the classic DreamWorks movie, which has brought laughter and joy to cinemas and homes worldwide, the Shrek The Musical stage adaptation follows grumpy green ogre Shrek and his trusty sidekick Donkey as they set out on a quest to defeat the formidable dragon and rescue the fair Princess Fiona.

Gloucestershire audiences can expect to sing along to the thrilling stage escapade with its show-stopping soundtrack featuring favourites such as 'I'm A Believer', 'Big Bright Beautiful World' and 'I Know It's Today'.

Promising family fun, outlandish characters and an upbeat score, the wild adventure is brought to the stage by a stellar cast led by theatre legend, Antony Lawrence, as Shrek; Olivier-Award nominated, James Gillan, as the villainous Lord Farquaad; and theatre favourite, Brandon Lee Sears, as the loveable Donkey.

For more information, or to book tickets, visit


Shrek The Musical at the Everyman Theatre


Tuesday 12 to Sunday 17 March 2024


Performances start at 7pm with matinees at 2pm on Thursday 14, Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 March 2024


Tickets start from £20 per person


(01242) 572573

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