The Scarlet Pimpernel Edit

Music: Frank Wildhorn, Lyrics: Nan Knighton.


Based on Baroness Orczy’s 1905 novel. Set during the Reign of Terror of the French Revolution, Sir Percy Blakeney, a rich English aristocrat, discovers that his newly married beautiful French actress Marguerite St. Just, has betrayed his friend to the Revolutionary Government, leading to his guillotine. To avenge his friend, Sir Percy disguises himself as the Scarlet Pimpernel, and rescues many innocent lives. French agent Chauvelin is instructed to seek and destroy the Scarlet Pimpernel and his followers.


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