"Pippin," the Tony Award winning musical by four-time Grammy winner and composer of "Wicked" and "Godspell," Stephen Schwartz, is the story of a young man in search of his purpose. Through his journey, Pippin is led down multiple paths where he discovers that glory, fame and happiness come at a cost. Book by Roger O. Hirson. Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz. Originally produced on the Broadway stage by Stuart Ostrow. Originally directed on the Broadway stage by Bob Fosse. 2013 Broadway revival directed by Diane Paulus. Theo Ending Originally Conceived In 1998 by Mitch Sebastian.