Theater: Musicals

Production: 'Shrek the Musical' (See all 10 roles)

Lord Farquaad (Lead)

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Production Details

Casting for "Shrek the Musical," based on the DreamWorks Animation Motion Picture and the book by William Steig.

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Male, ages 30-45, All Ethnicities

Role Description

Lord Farquaad: (Lead) the dwarfish dictator of tiny storybook Duloc, harbors deep resentment for his father who abandoned him, behind his princely charm, he is pompous, self centered and cruel, has a smooth and charming speaking voice and tends to shriek when he is angry, the comically short, ruthless ruler of Duloc, in search of a princes to marry so that he can become king, has an intensely unfair bias against Fairy tale creatures that stems from a resentment of his father, self-absorbed, lonely, and cruel, B2-D5.