THE WEST END
London - Spring 2020
Experience the epic emotion and soaring music of THE PRINCE OF EGYPT ! Based on the acclaimed DreamWorks Animation film, and featuring the Academy Award®-winning, chart-topping song When You Believe, THE PRINCE OF EGYPT is an exhilarating, powerful and joyous celebration of belief and the human spirit. Journey through the wonders of Ancient Egypt as two young men, raised together as brothers in a kingdom of privilege, find themselves suddenly divided by a secret past. One must rule as Pharaoh, the other must rise up and free his true people; both face a destiny that will change history forever.
The show features a score by Stephen Schwartz and book by Philip LaZebnik. Scott Schwartz directs the London premiere with choreography by Sean Cheesman. The creative team will also include set designer Kevin Depinet, Tony-winning costume designer Ann Hould-Ward, lighting designer Mike Billings, Olivier Award-winning sound designer Gareth Owen, Olivier Award-winning projection designer Jon Driscoll, and illusion designer Chris Fisher. Orchestrations are by Olivier winner August Eriksmoen with musical supervision and arrangements by Dominick Amendum. Dave Rose is musical director. Casting is by Jim Arnold CDG.