2014-09-10 12:25:25

MIDLAND, Mich., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Everyone's favorite ogre comes to life when Center Stage Theatre presents "Shrek The Musical" September 20, 26 and 27 at 7 p.m.

2009-10-21 22:33:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- SHREK THE MUSICAL®, the Tony Award®-winning production, will play its final performance on Broadway at the Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway) on Sunday, January 3rd, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. following 441 performances and 37 previews.

2009-08-14 08:33:39

Brian D'Arcy James, currently portraying the titular ogre in Broadway's Shrek The Musical, has signed on to star in the play Time Stands Still next year. The Manhattan Theatre Club said James will co-star alongside Laura Linney and Alicia Silverstone in the New York premiere of Donald Margulies' stage drama. The play is to begin previews of its limited-engagement run at MTC's Samuel J.

2009-07-31 12:02:15

John Tartaglia is set to lead the cast of The New Fangled Variety Show for two performances in New York, show representatives said. The event will be taped before a live audience Aug. 10 at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. at Comix in New York.

2009-07-28 21:57:14

Two winners of a Nick.com contest will get to sing in a performance of Broadway's Shrek the Musical, show representatives said. A pair of contenders in the Not Your Ordinary Princess competition will be chosen to play Young Fiona and Teen Fiona, alongside Sutton Foster, who portrays the adult Fiona. Beginning Tuesday, girls ages 6 to 14 can go to the www.Nick.com/princess Web site, where they can upload a video of their performance of the song I Know It's Today from the musical. Entries...

2009-07-18 17:05:03

Tickets sales for nearly all Broadway productions in New York are up since the Fourth of July holiday, figures show. Variety reported Friday box office sales for the Broadway production of The Lion King increased by $135,000 for the week of July 6-12, compared with a downturn during the Fourth of July. Meanwhile, The Little Mermaid enjoyed a 15 percent bump in box office sales and Hair rebounded from a slow week to top the $1 million mark in overall ticket sales. The addition of Dancing With...

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