The Scarlet Pimpernel is set against the backdrop of the French Revolution and follows Sir Percy Blakeney, a British aristocrat who leads a double life. With a group of loyal followers, he rescues French aristocrats from the guillotine, all while maintaining his persona in high society. The musical follows his daring escapades and the dangerous game of cat and mouse with the French agent Chauvelin. Filled with intrigue and suspense, The Scarlet Pimpernel explores themes of love, loyalty, and heroism.
Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1997)
Cast Size: 30+
Setting: 1700s / England, France (Paris)
Music: Frank Wildhorn
Lyrics/Book: Nan Knighton
Audition Songs: Theatre Trip
Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝
Sheet Music: Amazon➝
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