This collection features images from Ouachita Baptist University Department of Theatre Arts and Division of Music presentation of Shrek, The Musical, a musical based on the children's book Shrek! by William Steig, with music by Jeanine Tesori and Lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire. Performances were held in Jones Performing Arts Center from April 16-19, 2015. To view the promotional poster, visit https://scholarlycommons.obu.edu/theatre_posters/8/.
The Cast included: Will Stotts as Shrek; Kenderick Scorza as Donkey; Benjamin Stidham as Lord Farquad; Cami Willis as Princess Fiona; Kayla Walker as Dragon; Blaine Surber as Pinocchio; Hailey Weiner as Gingy & the Sugar Plum Fairy; Eli Ash as the White Rabbit; Hailee Draughon as the Fairy Godmother; Garrett Sayers as Peter Pan and a Knight; Mattie Bogoslavsky as the Ugly Duckling and a Mouse; Jalin C. Wesley as Pig One; Ezra Elliot as Pig Two and a Knight; Michael Pere as Pig Three and a Knight; Bret Sanders as Teen Fiona and a Dwarf; Kyle Osmon as Big Bad Wolf and a Knight; Jessica Smith as Humpty Dumpty; Bethany Gere as Witch; Angela Morgan as Mama Bear; Hannah Hines as Papa Bear and a Mouse; Tara Clem as Elf and a Mouse; Jacob Carson Lewis as Young Shrek; Mallorie Corozza and Merrilee Parker as Young Fiona; Esther Atkinson as Mama Ogre; Aaden Jones as Papa Ogre; Cory Feuerbacher as King Harold and a Knight; Alexis Morgan as Queen Lillian and Bluebird; Tyler Lewis as Captain of the Guard; Walter Dod as Thelonius, the Executioner; Taylor Ford as the Pied Piper; Lauren Hutcheson as Bishop; and Tori Clark as the Greeter.
The Ensemble included: Townspeople--Stacy Hawking, Hannah Fender, Lauren Hutcheson, Taylor Ford, AJ Valdez, Tori Clark, Bret Sanders, Tyler Lewis, and Walter Dodd; Duloc Dancers--Stacy Hawking, Hannah Fender, Lauren Hutcheson, Taylor Ford, AJ Valdez, Aaden Jones, Alexis Morgan, Bret Sanders, Cory Feuerbacher, and Esther Atkinson; Guards--Stacy Hawking, Hannah Fender, Lauren Hutcheson, Taylor Ford, Aaden Jones, and Cory Feuerbacher; and Tap Dancing Rats--Stacy Hawking, Hannah Fender, Lauren Hutcheson, Taylor Ford, Alexis Morgan, Bret Sanders, and Bethany Gere.
The Production Crew included: Stage director--Professor Daniel Inouye, professor of Theatre Arts; Music director--Professor David Stanley, music instructor; Choreographer--Grace Whitaker; Technical Director, Scenic Designer and Assistant Lighting Designer--Professor and Chair of Theatre Arts Eric Phillips; Rehearsal accompanists--Susan Monroe and John Briggs; Shop technical director and Rigging/fly--Marshall Pope; JPAC Technical director and Lighting designer--Joey Licklider; Costume Supervisor & Hair/Makeup Supervisor--Professor Drew Hampton; Costume designer--Amanda Murray; and Publicity/House Supervisor and Poster & Program designer--Adam Wheat.
The Lead Crew Members included: Stage manager--Natalie Williams; Assistant stage manager and Marketing & development crew head--Kathleen Suit; Assistant stage manager--Dallas Sleeman; Dance captain and Build crew--Stacy Hawking; Sound/SFX designer--Benjamin Stidham; Hair/Makeup designer and Assistant costume designer--Kaylee Nebe; Assistant costume designer--Tara Clem; Costume co-crew heads--Anna Darr and Hannah Fender; Hair/Makeup crew head--Lauren Hutcheson; Properties masters co-crew heads--Bethany Gere and Tyler Lewis; and House Manager & Lobby crew head--Abby Root.