The Scarlet Pimpernel
About The Scarlet Pimpernel
Manhattan Concert Productions (MCP) presents the critically acclaimed musical The Scarlet Pimpernel. With music by Frank Wildhorn and lyrics and book by Nan Knighton, The Scarlet Pimpernel is based on Baroness Orczy’s famous 20th-century novel of the same name. This concert performance led by Gabriel Barre (Stage Director) and Jason Howland (Music Director) will feature a chorus of over 200 singers from across the U.S., a stunning professional cast and creative team, and the outstanding New York City Chamber Orchestra.
Tony Yazbeck (On the Town, Prince of Broadway) will star as Percy Blakeney/The Scarlet Pimpernel. He joins all-star cast members Laura Osnes, starring as Marguerite, (Bandstand, Cinderella) opposite Tony nominee and Broadway favorite Norm Lewis (Les Misérables, Porgy and Bess) as Chauvelin. Also featured will be Bandstand and Newsies star Corey Cott as Armand and Dana Costello (Finding Neverland, Jekyll and Hyde) as Marie. The cast also boasts Jersey Boys and Waitress leading-man Drew Gehling as Prince of Wales/Robespierre, and more.