Broadway Entertainment Group FZ LLC and NETworks Presentations LLC has announced the first ever global tour of Shrek The Musical, with book and lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire and music by Jeanine Tesori.
The production begins its journey in Istanbul, Turkey on the 22nd January, 2016 and will tour to diverse markets including Europe, the Middle East and Asia to cities such as Abu Dhabi, Jakarta and Singapore to name a few.
Liz Koops, Broadway Entertainment Group, commented: “Shrek The Musical marks the anniversary of our partnership with NETworks Presentations as we continue to deliver first-class productions. Our new approach to touring has reinvented the traditional model of live theatrical distribution, creating a framework for delivering quality titles to an extended network of international presenters and venues."
Ken Gentry of NETworks Presentations added: “We are thrilled to be launching our second international tour with Broadway Entertainment Group. Following the success of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Shrek The Musical, with its wide appeal toward all audiences around the world, seemed the perfect choice for our next international venture. NETworks is thrilled be able to bring this top quality production into markets like Istanbul, Abu Dhabi, Jakarta and Singapore."
Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film that started it all, Shrek The Muscial brings the hilarious story of everyone’s favourite ogre to the stage. For more information and booking, click here.