Lower School news

Upper 3 Perform The "Ogrely" Awesome - Shrek Jr

19 March 2024

The spotlight shone brightly on the talented pupils of Upper 3 as they took to the stage in a triumphant production of 'Shrek Jr.' at The Garage Theatre Norwich. Over the course of three sold-out shows, audiences were treated to an unforgettable journey through the whimsical world of Shrek and his beloved fairy tale companions.

From the moment the curtain rose, the cast of 'Shrek Jr' captivated audiences with their boundless energy, impeccable comedic timing, and powerful vocal performances. Each scene was brought to life with enthusiasm and flair, transporting viewers to the magical kingdom of Far Far Away.

Among the standout performances, several cast members left a lasting impression with their exceptional talent and dedication to their roles. Whether it was the larger-than-life portrayal of Shrek himself, the enchanting presence of Princess Fiona, or the hilarious antics of Donkey, every character was brought to life with authenticity and charm.

Miss Webb, Head of Performing Arts, said "Bringing 'Shrek Jr.' to life on stage has been an incredible journey filled with laughter, hard work, and sheer joy. Our cast and crew have poured their hearts into this production, and I couldn't be prouder of what they've accomplished."

Mr Vine, Head of Music, said "Through the magic of music, we've woven together the whimsical world of 'Shrek Jr.' to create a truly enchanting experience for audiences of all ages. It's been a delight to see the cast embrace their characters and bring the music to life with such passion and energy."

In the end, 'Shrek Jr.' was more than just a musical—it was a testament to the power of teamwork, creativity, and the transformative magic of live theatre. As the lights dimmed and the applause faded away, the memories of this unforgettable production would surely linger in the hearts and minds of all who were fortunate enough to witness it.