shrek-logo-mainHarnett Regional Theatre will present the final show of their 2014-2015 season, SHREK THE MUSICAL, starting March7th.. The show will be at the Stewart Theatre in Downtown Dunn. Ruth Mills is the director for the show, Patsy Castellano is the choreography, and the musical director is Kyle Johnston. Admission is $15 for adults and $10 for seniors and youth.

Based on the 1990 book, “Shrek!” and the 2001 DreamWorks film of the same name, Shrek The Musical tells the story of everyone’s favorite Ogre, who reluctantly befriends a talkative donkey.  Together they set out on a journey, which takes them through many of the most recognizable fairy tales.   Shrek opened on Broadway in 2008 and ran for 441 performances receiving 8 Tony nominations and winning for best Costume Design.  Shrek The Musical promises to be the perfect holiday treat for children both young and old.

Performance dates are May 7, 8, 9 at 7:30pm; May 10 at 2:30pm; May 16 at 7:30pm; May 17 at 2:30pm


HRT Youth Fine Arts Workshop

HRT will hold a Youth Fine Arts Workshop starting July 6th. The camp will run Monday through Friday from 1:00-5:00pm. The workshop will conclude with a performance of “Alice in Wonderland Jr.” on July 24th at 7:30pm and July 25th at 2:30pm. The camp is limited to youth ages 8-18. Registration forms will be available May 1.

HRT will also hold a camp for youth ages 5-7 during the week. More information will be coming soon.