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Pippin - the musical

written by: 
Book by Roger O. Hirson
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
directed by: 
Robb Correll
Performance Dates: 
Thu, 7 Nov 2019, 19:30
Fri, 8 Nov 2019, 19:30
Sat, 9 Nov 2019, 19:30
Thu, 14 Nov 2019, 19:30
Fri, 15 Nov 2019, 19:30
Sat, 16 Nov 2019, 17:00

Accompanied on stage by a live band, our troupe of performers bring you the story of Pippin, the eldest son of King Charlemagne, a young prince in pursuit of an extraordinary life. They lead our hero through adventures and misadventures as he explores war, love and politics in his search for meaning and fulfillment. Filled with musical gems and witty dialogues, this 1970s Tony Award-winning show from the creator of "Wicked" and "Godspell" was revived on Broadway in 2013 and is a delightful music and dance spectacle – a deep and yet humorous coming-of-age story that will resonate with audiences of all ages.  


Pippin - Julien Jordan
Leading Player - Antonia Frei
Charles - Mark Stern
Fastrada - Nicole Hornwall
Bertha - Jillian Hattersley
Lewis - Yann Kolly
Catherine - Anna Sojčić
Theo - Vinzenz Jung
Ensemble: Anke Breihan, Antonia Frei, Carla Carlucci, Cloé Coendoz, Marina Moreno,
Matthew Wildhaber, Moritz Stalder, Stephanie Talker, Yann Kolly


Piano - Kilian Schmucki
Bass - Christophe Muheim
Drums - Adrian Stirnimann


Director - Robb Correll
Assistant Director - Kate Baur
Choreography - Kate Baur
Production Manager - Tamar Richner
Stage Manager - Sebastian Brantschen
Backstage Support - Eliane Baumann
Set Dressing - Suzanne Seiler, Kusum Sägesser
Props - Kusum Sägesser, Suzanne Seiler
Set Design and Construction - Kevin Lindsey, Sebastian Brantschen
Lighting Design - Max Protzen
Lighting - Grace Bramer, Max Protzen
Costumes - Carla Carlucci, Myriam Schleiss, Suki Park-Iseli
Hair & Make-up - Amanda Gutierrez, Anna Michelsen, Eliane Baumann
Poster Design - Tamar Richner
Programmes - Jillian Hattersley
Publicity and Printing - Tamar Richner
Publicity Social Media - Sebastian Brantschen
Transport Manager - Christine Betremieux
Front of House - Kaa Schluep, Kusum Sägesser

Financial support gratefully acknowledged from:

Burgergemeinde Bern
Gebäudeversicherung Bern (GVB)