Pippin

We couldn't be more excited and proud of our authors and their shows… MTI Shows Nominated for 2013 TONY Awards BRING IT ON: THE MUSICAL – Best Musical Book by Jeff Whitty Music by Tom Kitt and Amanda Green Lyrics by Amanda Green and Lin-Manuel Miranda ANNIE – Best Revival of a Musical Book by Thomas Meehan Music by Charles [...]

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The Tony Awards are coming up next week and I hope you all will join me in watching Broadway's biggest night of the year! adobe cs6 direct download Here's some tricky Tony trivia to get you in the mood: 1. Which MTI show is nominated for Tony's this year? A. Annie B. Pippin C.  Bring [...]

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All right, so your theater company doesn’t have a juggler who can keep a half-dozen knives in the air. You’re also lacking a contortionist who can balance himself upside down on a board that rests on unsecured round cylinders. You may not even have a young woman who’s willing to have her body tossed like [...]

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With the 67th Annual Tony Awards quickly approaching, this morning's nomination list was an eagerly awaited thrill ride to kick start the remaining 40 days leading up to the big night.  MTI is delighted to see so many titles and authors from our catalogue receiving nominations for their fantastic musicals on Broadway this past year. PIPPIN [...]

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“Thrilling!  A stroke of genius!” – The Associated Press assignment online “The season's Best Musical, jazz hands down!” – USA Today Everything has its season… and this season, PIPPIN returns to Broadway for the first time since it thrilled audiences 40 years ago! With a beloved score by Tony Award® nominee STEPHEN SCHWARTZ (GODSPELL, WICKED) [...]

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Despite the winter chill that still hangs in the air in many parts of the country, the Spring musical theater season is already heating up Broadway! It’s my favorite time of year – a Broadway show goes into previews or opens nearly every week from now until the end of April. Tourists are starting to [...]

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“Terrifically involving and entertaining … a riveting story for the stage.” —Variety Don’t miss the New York premiere of the first opera by musical theater legend Stephen Schwartz. The prodigious Oscar and Grammy Award-winning composer has written the scores to hit shows GODSPELL, PIPPIN, WORKING and WICKED, which continues to break Broadway attendance records and [...]

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Exciting news! If you’ve ever had a question about a Stephen Schwartz show, we bet we’ve got your answer! Recently, a forum archive was added to the official Stephen Schwartz website — it includes answers to questions submitted to Stephen over the years about each of his shows. Not only is the page conveniently organized, [...]

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What is greatness and how does one bec0me great?  In the musical PIPPIN, written by Stephen Schwartz (GODSPELL, WICKED) and Roger O. Hirson, the title character and heir to the throne is determined to become “great”.  But Pippin soon finds that the path to “greatness” is intertwined with the road to self-discovery. Will Pippin’s greatness [...]

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This year’s Thespian Festival in Lincoln, Nebraska features more than fifty productions presented by schools from throughout North America and abroad. A select few have been chosen as Main Stage presentations at the Festival. The select group includes five shows from the Music Theatre International catalog: URINETOWN, PIPPIN, DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS, HOW TO SUCCEED IN [...]

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