Denver Post staff writer John Wenzel talks to Director Rod Lansberry and writes about Pippin.
John says, “The colorful characters and plot may be well-worn – the original ran for 1,944 performances and won five Tony awards – but Arvada Center artistic director Rod Lansberry thinks audiences will reconnect to the themes of looking for an ultimate meaning, even if the show offers no easy answers … Pippin’s 20-person ensemble cast was open to the challenge of interpreting the stage classic, which Lansberry said made all the difference in the dance-heavy production. But balancing the strengths of the Bob Fosse-directed original with cast-led innovations was tricky.”
Read the entire Denver Post article at https://www.denverpost.com/entertainment/ci_3728240Â
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