Sussex Academy students will present their production of “Shrek: The Musical Jr.” at 7 p.m. March 9 and 10 at Sussex Academy, 21150 Airport Road, Georgetown.

The family-friendly musical comedy follows the adventures of an ogre named Shrek who sets off on a quest to save a princess from a dragon. However, it turns out that to succeed, Shrek must learn how to believe in himself and open his heart to others.

“Shrek: The Musical Jr.” is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and may be purchased at the door. For more, email