Pippin is making its way back to the stage for the first time since it thrilled audiences 40 years ago. Described as an eye-popping, VISUALLY STUNNING extravaganza with a beloved score by Tony nominee Stephen Schwartz (Wicked), experience the Tony Award®-winning musical Pippin at Walton Arts Center Tuesday, Nov. 10 through Sunday, Nov. 15. Single tickets are on sale now with prices ranging from $36 to $78. Tickets can be purchased by calling Walton Arts Center’s Box Office at 479.443.5600 or by visiting waltonartscenter.org

Pippin tells the story of a young prince on a death-defying journey to find meaning in his existence. Will he choose a happy but simple life or risk everything for a singular flash of glory? This captivating production is directed by Tony-winner Diane Paulus (Hair and The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess) and features sizzling choreography by Chet Walker in the style of Bob Fosse and circus creation of breathtaking acrobatics by Gypsy Snider and the creative force behind the nationwide sensation Traces. Pippin is noted for many Broadway standards including “Corner of the Sky,” “Magic To Do,” “Glory,” “No Time at All,” “Morning Glow,” and “Love Song.”

Pippin is the winner of 4 Tony® Awards including “Best Revival Musical” and “Best Direction of a Musical,” 4 Drama Desk Awards, 7 Outer Critic Circle Awards including “Outstanding Choreographer” and “Outstanding Lighting Design” and winner of the Drama League Award for “Outstanding Revival of a Musical.” With a book by Roger O. Hirson and music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz, Pippin features music supervision and arrangements by Nadia DiGiallonardo, orchestrations by Tony Award-winner Larry Hochman, scenic design by Tony Award winner Scott Pask, costume design by Dominique Lemieux, lighting design by Tony Award-winner Kenneth Posner, and sound design by Jonathan Deans and Garth Helm.

“ASTONISHING! A PIPPIN FOR THE 21ST CENTURY.” – New York Times

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