The Youngstown Playhouse Presents



Mar. 8 - 10


The Main Stage, The Youngstown Playhouse

Book and lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire
Music by Jeanine Tesori
Based on Dreamworks Animation Motion Picture
Book by William Steig
Originally produced on Broadway by Dreamworks Theatricals and Neilstreet Productions
Original production directed by Jason Moore and Rob Ashford
I’m a Believer by Neil Diamond
Directed by Shiloh Hart
The famous ogre we all know and love is back in this hilarious stage performance based on the Oscar-winning, DreamWorks film and Broadway musical. Shrek Jr. features romance within a twisted fairy tale through fun characters and music for the whole family. Shrek, the swamp ogre, leads a cast of fairytale misfits on an adventure to rescue Princess Fiona to save his precious home from Lord Farquaad’s threats. Through a series of twists and turns, Shrek, Donkey, and his other companions do everything they can to preserve Shrek’s swamp. Shrek Jr. presents an imaginative set and creative costumes that highlight this dazzling story of adventure and friendship.