Two Acts, Book Musical, Rated PG
2006 Revised Version
A prince learns the true meaning of glory, love and war in this iconic 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 successfully
produced 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 the young
at heart throughout the world.
Heir to the Frankish throne, the young prince Pippinis 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 that happiness lies not in extraordinary endeavors,
but rather in the un-extraordinary moments that happen every day.
poignant as a black-box
production as it is with splashy, spectacle-driven extravaganza, Pippin'smessage is universal and will
connect with audiences across the
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Prior to the Broadway production, Tommy had been performed in concert all over the world by The Who, including the Metropolitan Opera House in New York.