By Brian Coatney
What is it in fairy tales about turning 7 years old? An ogre is sent off into the woods, and a princess is confined to a tower. The ogre, Shrek, ends up in a swamp, loving its privacy and even later wanting to build a 10-foot wall around it when he has ventured love and apparently been mocked for his risk. Meanwhile, Princess Fiona lives in isolation awaiting her prince and true love, who will cross the lava moat and get past the dragon.
Campanile Productions is presenting “Shrek the Musical” this weekend at the Alhambra Theatre.
Like the movie, Shrek doesn’t want to let anyone in, not even the colorful cast of fairy tale characters. Fiona would love some company but can only look out her window and dream. Perhaps at the Continue reading