The NT

    PORTLAND, Ind. – The Jay County Civic Theatre has announced that it has added a second weekend of shows for its production of “Shrek the Musical.”

    Additional performances will at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and at 2 p.m. Sunday at Arts Place, 131 E. Walnut St., Portland.    

    The show is directed by Ray Cooney and the cast includes Cain Bilbrey of Dunkirk as Shrek, Kristen Gibson of Portland as Princess Fiona, Ric VanSkyock of Winchester as Donkey, Jason McGraw of Portland as Lord Farquaad, Rachel Werling of St. Henry, Ohio, as Gingy and Dave Flowers of Dunkirk as Pinocchio.

    The show is based on the DreamWorks Animation Motion Picture and the book by William Steig. Book and Lyrics are by David Lindsay-Abaire. Music is by Jeanine Tesori.

    The show was originally produced on Broadway by DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions.

    Tickets are available by visiting artsland.org, by calling (260) 726-4809 or at Arts Place in Portland.