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 Prince of Egypt has music and lyrics by multi-Grammy and Academy Award-winner Stephen Schwartz (Wicked), a book by Philip LaZebnik (Mulan) and features 10 new songs written by Stephen Schwartz together with 5 of his beloved songs from the DreamWorks Animation film (When You Believe, Deliver Us, All I Ever Wanted, Through Heaven’s Eyes and The Plagues).
The musical was filmed for release just before closing at the Dominion Theatre in London. The filmed production was produced by Universal Pictures International in collaboration with STREAM Motion and Sound (Waitress the Musical, Kinky Boots, Newsies) and is expected to be released in 2022.
Appearing in the filmed production are Luke Brady as Moses, Liam Tamne as Ramses, Christine Allado as Tzipporah and Alexia Khadime as Miriam.
The London production is directed by Scott Schwartz with choreography by Sean Cheesman, set design by Kevin Depinet, costume design by Ann Hould-Ward, lighting design by Mike Billings, sound design by Gareth Owen, projection design by Jon Driscoll, illusions by Chris Fisher, hair, wigs and makeup design by Campbell Young Associates, orchestrations by August Eriksmoen, musical supervision and arrangements by Dominick Amendum and musical direction by Dave Rose. The casting director is Jim Arnold CDG and children’s casting director Verity Naughton CDG.
- Simon Wells
- Steve Hickner
- Brenda Chapman
Writing:Release Date: 2023-10-19
- Stephen Schwartz
- Nicholas Meyer
- Philip LaZebnik
- Runtime: 99