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STAGE TUBE: Michael James Scott Talks SHREK at the Muny!


Meet Michael James Scott, playing 'Donkey' in The Muny's production of SHREK THE MUSICAL! In the video interview below, Scott discusses his experience with THE BOOK OF MORMON, his bonding time with the SHREK cast, where he got his start and a hilarious backstage story from his time at the Muny!

The Muny is currently presenting its second show of its fantastic 95th Season, Dreamworks Shrek The Musical, directed by John Tartaglia and choreographed by Vince Pesce. Stephen Wallem joins Julia Murney who plays Princess Fiona, Rob McClure as Lord Farquaad, Michael James Scott as Donkey, andNatalie Venetia Belcon as Dragon. This is director John Tartaglia's Muny directorial debut, after his critically-acclaimed performance as the Genie in last year's production of Disney's Aladdin.

Based on the classic film that has charmed generations, Shrek The Musical has a book by David Lindsay-Abaire and music by Jeanine Tesori.

The Muny production features scenic design by Steve and Sam Gilliam, sound design by Jason Krueger, lighting design by Nathan Scheuer and costume design by Andrea Lauer. Greg Anthony serves as the musical director, and the production stage manager is Michael T. Clarkston.

To purchase season tickets by phone, call (314) 361-1900, extension 550. Single tickets are available at The Muny Box Office in Forest Park, online or by calling (314) 534-1111. The Muny Box Office is now open from 9 am to 9 pm, 7 days a week.

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