‘Shrek The Musical Jr.’ opens at Vilar Saturday

7th August, 2015 by

By Randy Wyrick

It really is a “big bright beautiful world,” especially if you’re Shrek.Alec Mauro is Shrek in the Vail Performing Arts Academy’s summer production of “Shrek The Musical Jr.” It’s also might be Mauro’s swan song with the VPAA. He’s headed to Interlochen Arts Academy in northern Michigan to study jazz saxophone.It’s not easy becoming greenMauro is a great Shrek. He has been with VPAA for nine of its 20 years. If it’s his last VPAA show, it’ll be memorable.A mask was too hot under the lights, so they’re doing some wonderful stuff with stage makeup.Before rehearsals and this weekend’s performances, …

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