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Shrek The Musical

Broadway Musical — 

This show is scheduled to close January 3, 2010

An entirely new musical based on the story and characters from William Steig's book Shrek!, as well as the DreamWorks Animation film Shrek, the first chapter of the Shrek movie series. Based on a popular 1990 book by William Steig. The characters of Shrek, Donkey and Fiona, and the other inhabitants of Far, Far Away, have been featured in three major animated films and a popular television special to date. Book and lyrics by David Lindsay Abaire, music by Jeanine Tesori, directed by Jason Moore.

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Pricing information
$41.50 — $126.50 and up.
Prices subject to change.

Regular-priced ticket information
(212) 239-6200
or visit website

Student rush
$36.50 - Available at the Box Office only on the day of the performance - Limit 1 ticket per valid ID - Subject to availability.

Listed At TKTS


Opening date
December 14, 2008

Closing date
January 3, 2010

Running Time
Approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes, including no intermission.

Audience advisory

Appropriate 4 +

Children under the age of 4 are not permitted in the theatre.

Everyone must have a ticket!

TDF/TAP is not selling tickets to the Wednesday matinee open captioned/sign language interpreted performances. For tickets to these shows, please contact Telecharge and ask for tickets on the right side of the house on the Orchestra level.

Age guidance

Show Notes
LOTTERY INFORMATION: Shrek The Musical is proud to announce The Duloc Ticket Lottery at Shrek’s Swamp Shoppe, located on the 3rd floor of M&M’S WORLD® in Times Square (1600 Broadway). Starting at 10:00AM each morning, patrons are invited to enter a lottery drawing to purchase a limited number of rush tickets priced at $26.50 to that day’s performance. Names will be drawn at random for 16 rush tickets at 11:00AM. There will be a limit of two tickets per person and winners must be present with valid identification at the time of the drawing to purchase their tickets. On two show days, both drawings will take place at 10:00AM, but patron’s can only enter one drawing.
Broadway Theatre
1681 Broadway (W 53rd St)
New York, NY 10019

  January 3, 2010 —  January 16, 2010

By subway
A - To 42nd Street, walk North to appropriate street. C, E - To 50th Street, walk North or South to appropriate street. N, R - To 49th Street, walk North or South to appropriate street. Q - To 42nd Street, walk North to appropriate street. B, D, F - To 47th-50th Street (at 6th Ave), walk West, and then North or South to appropriate street. 1 - To 49th Street, walk North or South to appropriate street.