The Broadway musical Pippin has been in the spotlight for just over four decades.
According to the official Pippin the Musical's website, "Pippin tells the story of a young prince on a death-defying journey to find meaning in his existence."
Since its opening performance at the Imperial Theater on Oct. 23, 1972, the production has won a number of awards and accolades. Here are some facts about Pippin.
Ÿ The show ran 1,944 times before closing on June 12, 1977.
Ÿ The music was composed by Stephen Schwartz, who also worked on the revival.