Two Acts, Book Musical, Rated PG
2006 Revised Version
A prince learns the true meaning of glory, love and war in this poignant musical allegory.
With an infectiously unforgettable score from the four-time
Grammy-winner, three-time Oscar-winner, and musical theatre giant
Stephen Schwartz (WICKED,
OF EDEN), PIPPIN has been
produced to great
success on stages ranging from High School to Broadway. Sweeping the New York Awards circuit (Tony, Drama Desk, Drama
League, Outer Critics Circle) in 2013,
PIPPIN continues to captivate and
appeal to the young
at heart the world over.
Heir to the Frankish throne, the young prince PIPPIN
is in search of
the secret to true happiness and fulfillment. He seeks it in the
glories of the
battlefield, the temptations of the flesh and the intrigues of
political power (after disposing of his father King Charlemagne the
Great). In the end,
though, Pippin finds happiness lies not in extraordinary endeavors,
but rather the un-extraordinary moments that happen every day.
poignant as a black-box
production as it is with splashy, spectacle driven extravaganza,
PIPPIN's message is universal and will
connect with audiences across the
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The director of the original production of Bugsy Malone in London was Michael Dolenz, better known as “Mickey” on the television show, “The Monkees.”