The Arlington Players

Present

Pippin

Book By

Roger O. Hirson

Music & Lyrics By

Stephen Schwartz

Originally produced on the Broadway stage by

Stuart Ostrow

Directed on the Broadway stage by

Bob Fosse

The Ending Originally Conceived In 1998 by

Mitch Sebastian

Pippin is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).

All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.MTIShows.c om

Performances

Sep 2017 - Oct 2017

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Location

Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre
125 S. Old Glebe Rd.
Arlington, VA 22204

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Tickets

*Ticket Prices include all applicable fees.

Adult: 
$25

Senior/Military: 
$22

Child/Student: 
$15

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About the Show


We've got "Magic to Do!" This classic, Tony Award- winning musical, directed by Christopher Dykton (A Little Night Music, The Producers, Follies) and choreographed by John Monnett (Nice Work If You Can Get It, 42nd Street, The Producers) follows the young prince, Pippin, as he encounters love, glory, and war in search of the meaning of life. With Stephen Schwartz's (Godspell, Wicked) beautiful score and phenomenal dancing, this show promises to wow audiences as TAP guides you along on Pippin’s journey.

"Pippin" is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
Production Team
Produced by
Rachel Alberts
Directed by
Christopher Dykton
Auditions
Audition Times
Saturday, July 29, 2017, 10:30 am – 2:00 pm
Monday, July 31, 2017, 7:30 – 10 pm

Callbacks: Wednesday, August 2, 2017, 7:30 – 10:00 pm. Invited actors will be given a time to arrive.
Audition Information

Auditions will be held at Theater on the Run, 3700 S Four Mile Run Dr, Arlington, VA 22206​

Rehearsal Dates:
August 5, 2017 – October 5, 2016.  Schedule will be set accounting for actors’ conflicts but all days of the week are being considered for rehearsal.

Performance Dates:
October 6, 2017 – October 21, 2017

Show Description:
CONCEPT AND SYNOPSIS:  The musical Pippin tells the story of a young man at a crossroads in his life, asking the big question, “What is the meaning of my life?”  The son of Charlemagne, Pippin is a man with choices.  Does he follow in the footsteps of his father, one of the most powerful men in the land?  Or does he strike out on his own to find his own way?  Pursuing his journey, Pippin faces the choices that we all face when trying to find our place in the world.  After trying many ways, he stumbles on love accidentally, and ultimately learns that love, however imperfect, is the key to life.  Pippin is a play within a play. The story is told by a traveling troupe of actors (called “Players”), directed by the Leading Player.  This troupe helps tell the story and help Pippin along the way to discovery, and then he eventually learns what they want him to discover….


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