Pippin musical tickets Hippodrome Theatre 6/2015

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“Pippin” musical will be performed at Hippodrome Theatre in Baltimore, MD numerous times during June 2015. Choose best time from the schedule, select preferred seats, get tickets in advance and enjoy great play!

Pippin is a Tony Award-winning musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz and a book by Roger O. Hirson. The musical makes use of the premise of a mysterious performance performers, led by a Leading Player, to tell the story of Pippin, a young prince on his search for significance and importance.

Pippin will begin a U.S. nationwide tour in September 2014, at the Buell Theatre in Denver, Colorado. The national trip will include Sasha Allen as Leading Player, Kyle Selig as Pippin, John Rubinstein as Charles, Sabrina Harper as Fastrada and Kristine Reese as Catherine. The business likewise includes Skyler Adams, Sascha Bachman, Bradley Benjamin, Dmitrious Bistrevsky, Mark Burrell, Mathew deGuzman, Fernando Dudka, Mirela Golinska, Kelsey Jamieson, Preston Jamieson, Lisa Karlin, Alan Kelly, Melodie Lamoreux, Tory Trowbridge, Mackenzie Warren and Borris York.

As of April, 2014, the initial run of Pippin is the 32nd longest-running Broadway program. Pippin was originally conceived by Stephen Schwartz as Pippin, Pippin, a student musical carried out by Carnegie Mellon’s Scotch ‘n’ Soda theater troupe.

According to musical comedy scholar Scott Miller in his 1996 book, From Assassins to West Side Story, “Pippin is a mostly under-appreciated musical with a terrific deal more compound to it than lots of people recognize … Because of its 1970s pop design rating and a somewhat emasculated accredited version for amateur manufacturings, which is extremely different from the initial Broadway manufacturing, the program now has a reputation for being merely cute and harmlessly naughty; however if done the means director Bob Fosse visualized it, the program is disturbing and unique.” Ben Vereen and Patina Miller won Tony Awards for their portrayals of the Leading Player in the initial Broadway manufacturing and the revival, respectively, making them the very first two actors of different genders to win a Tony for the very same function.

The American Repertory Theater’s current production of Pippin moved to Broadway in March 2013. This revival won 4 Tony Awards at the 67th Tony Awards out of 10 elections consisting of the Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical, Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical for Miller, Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical for Martin, and Best Direction of a Musical for Paulus. As of April 1, 2014, the functions of Pippin and Leading Player were taken over by Kyle Dean Massey and Ciara Renee, respectively.

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