Curtain Times: October 3, 4, 5, 6, 11 and 12 at 7:30 p.m. - October 12 and 13 at 2:00 p.m.
Written by: Roger O. Hirson (book) and Stephen Schwartz (music and lyrics)
Guest Director: Dominic Missimi
Tickets: $7.00 Tickets will go on sale September 19, 2013. Due to limited seating, please consider buying your tickets online prior to the show. Please click on "Tickets" listed above in order to be directed to our online ticket service. The Box Office is located in the Arts Complex and will open one-hour prior to the start of each performance. You may pick up your pre-purchased tickets or purchase tickets at our Box Office.
With special Guest Director, Dominic Missimi (Professor Emeritus and founder of Northwestern University's musical theatre program and Jeff Award recipient) and featuring Gerritt VanderMeer (FGCU's Assistant Professor of Theatre and musical theatre professional) as the Leading Player, FGCU's Center for the Arts proudly announces its first musical featuring local and internationally-renowned talent!
"With music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Wicked), and a book by Roger O. Hirson, Pippin is the classic story, loosely based on historical figures, about a prince (Pippin) and his journey to find meaning and his self-identity. After 40 years of not being on the stage, it has been revived to critical acclaim and has nabbed 10 Tony nomincations. Pippin in entralling with its energetic numbers about adventure, love, faith, and self-discovery." -- Brittany Rodrigues for Broadway World
"Pippin" is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI, 421 West 54th Street, NY, NY 10019.