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Pippin Production History

Pippin Show Information

Previews: October 18, 1972 (5 previews)
Opening:October 23, 1972
Closing:June 12, 1977
# Performances:1944
Theatres: Imperial Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
10/18/1972 - 3/13/1977
Minskoff Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
3/15/1977 - 6/12/1977
Production Type:Original Production
Run Type:Open Run
Show type Musical
Other titles:
  • Pippin, Pippin (working title)

Other Productions of Pippin

2009   Regional (US) Center Theatre Group/Deaf West Theatre Production
Regional (US)
1967   Reading
1972   Broadway Original Broadway Production
1973   West End London Production
West End
1974   Australia Australian Production
2000   Milburn, NJ (Regional) Paper Mill Production
Milburn, NJ (Regional)
2005   Regional (US) Reprise! Concert
Regional (US)
2005   Bay Street Theatre Revival
2006   East Haddam, CT (Regional) Goodspeed Revival
East Haddam, CT (Regional)
2013   Broadway Broadway Revival
2014   US Tour US National Tour
US Tour

Pippin - 1972 Broadway Awards and Nominations

Note: Award winners will appear on a background
Year Ceremony Category Nominee
1973 Theatre World Awards Performance John Rubinstein
1973 Tony Awards Best Book of a Musical Roger O. Hirson
1973 Tony Awards Best Choreography Bob Fosse
1973 Tony Awards Best Costume Design Patricia Zipprodt
1973 Tony Awards Best Direction of a Musical Bob Fosse
1973 Tony Awards Best Lighting Design Jules Fisher
1973 Tony Awards Best Musical Stuart Ostrow
1973 Tony Awards Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre Stephen Schwartz
1973 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Ben Vereen
1973 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical Irene Ryan
1973 Tony Awards Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical Leland Palmer
1973 Tony Awards Best Scenic Design Tony Walton