A Shrek-tacular Show Ideal For The Winter Holidays


With school holidays coming up, surely you are looking for ways to keep your little ones entertained. Well, look no further, as Dreamwork’s favourite orge will be brought to life in the Broadway and West End hit, Shrek The Musical, taking centre stage at Gold Reef City.

Perfect for the whole family, the greatest fairytale never told, Shrek The Musical will being heading to Johannesburg this June for a limited season at Gold Reef City. This is a show not to be missed, so be sure to get your tickets ASAP!

Why You Should Catch Shrek The Musical

From the producers of Little Shop of Horrors, Cabaret and Sweeney Todd, KickstArt brings audiences both young and old, the stage adaptation of DreamWork’s Shrek. With a cast of 28 talented performers, the movie’s instantly recognisable characters will be brought to life in this fabulous, fun, charming and hugely funny musical.

Following the completion of the recent multi-million rand redevelopment at Gold Reef City, Shrek The Musical will be the first of many major productions to take centre stage at this newly renovated premiere entertainment destination.

Featuring a large and talented cast, spectacular music, and laughter inducing humour, Shrek The Musical has become a global phenomenon. Audiences can expect speedy set changes, extravagant costumes, lifelike prosthetics and make-up, making this hit one of the most challenging and elaborate productions staged. It promises to be extraordinary, funny and a great outing for the whole family!

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Once Upon A Time …

The story revolves around an ogre named Shrek, who lives alone in a swamp. However, his solitude is disrupted when fairytale creatures show up on his property after having been banished from the Kingdom of Duloc by the evil, Lord Farquaad. In order to get his swamp back, Farquaad demands that Shrek rescues his intended, Princess Fiona. So, for a show that will delight young and those young at heart, join Shrek and Donkey on an exciting journey filled with friendship, action, and even love.

There is no better entertainment to be enjoyed during the winter holidays that’s ideal for everyone, so don’t miss out on this Broadway production!

Shrek the Musical

When Is It?

This musical will be taking place from Friday, 24 June to Sunday, 17 July 2016. Afternoon performances run from Wednesdays to Sundays at 14:30, with evening performances on Fridays and Saturdays at 19:30.

The show runs for 2 hours 10 minutes with a 20-minute interval. No children under 4 years will be admitted into the auditorium.

Where Is It?

The Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City, Northern Park Way, Cnr Northern Park Way & Data Crescent, Ormande, Johannesburg.

How Much Is It?

Tickets cost between R150 and R290 per person. Bookings can be made at www.goldreefcity.co.za, by calling The Gold Reef City Box Office on (011) 248 5000, or through Computicket.

A variety of discounts apply:

• Tsogo Sun Rewards cardholders enjoy instant savings: 10% (Gold); 15% (Platinum); 20% (Black).

• Group bookings of 20 or more qualify for a 10% discount if booked directly with the Gold Reef City Box Office only on (011) 248 5000.

• Edgars Club card holders enjoy a 10% discount.

• Shrek-tacular Show & Stay Deals are available at The Gold Reef City Theme Park Hotel and include a delicious buffet breakfast at Barney’s Restaurant, access to all major rides and entertainment in the Theme Park, show tickets, and complimentary shuttle service to and from the casino complex. Visit www.goldreefcity.co.za for information, contact Gold Reef City Reservations on (011) 248 5700, or email Goldreef.reservations@tsogosun.com to book today.

For More Information

For more information about Shrek The Musical, visit www.goldreefcity.co.za.

Shrek the Musical

2016-06-24 00:00:00 2016-07-17 18:00:00 Africa/Johannesburg A Shrek-tacular Show Ideal For The Winter Holidays http://www.joburg.co.za/shrek-tacular-show-ideal-winter-holidays/ Gold Reef City, Northern Park Way, Cnr Northern Park Way & Data Crescent, Ormande, Johannesburg. Joburg.co.za

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