“Dreamgirls”, “Shrek” among the many reveals for the 71st season of the Group Theater of Greensboro | information
The year 2019 marks the 25th anniversary of the popular annual production.
“Dream girl”: 11-20 February 2022, Starr Theater. The Tony Award-winning musical, which debuted on Broadway in 1981, tells the story of a young Chicago female vocal trio who made their big break in an amateur competition and how everything gets out of hand when a member is selected for fame.
“A Gentlemen’s Guide to Love and Murder”: 4th – 13th March 2022, Starr-Theater. Set in 1907 in London, this musical comedy by Robert L. Freedman follows a penniless employee who finds out he is ninth in line for a county. Death and comedy follow.
“Matilda”: April 1-10, 2022, Starr-Theater. Based on the novel of the same name by Roald Dahl, Matilda tells the story of a young genius who is sent to boarding school where she is confronted with a hostile headmistress. Matilda takes her destiny into her own hands with the help of her imagination and some special skills.
“Schrek”: 17.-26. June 2022, Carolina Theater. An ogre and donkey face an evil lord and rescue a princess in this live-action musical based on the animated series from the Shrek films.
The youth theater productions include: