At the goading of the ominous and omnipresent Leading Player, Pippin, the eldest son of King Charlemagne, samples life's pleasures to discover his place in the world and the meaning of his life.
Did You Know?
The first Broadway musical to be videotaped in live performance for television broadcast. The Mary Martin
version of "Peter Pan" was broadcast live in 1955 and 1956, and videotaped in 1960, but all these telecasts were done at the NBC television studios, not in a theatre before a live audience. See more
[after a seemingly incinerated man steps forward unharmed
That's the finale? It was just a trick.
The leading player
Well, when he did it, it was a trick. When you do it, it'll be real.
Referenced in The Nanny: Pishke Business
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Sung by William Katt See more