Among the musical honorees lie Matilda, The Musical, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, pippin, and Kinky Boots.
Competition could come from Terence Mann, who charms in pippin, or Charl Brown from the mostly ignored Motown the Musical.
But not so much in 1996, when a then-foundering Apple introduced the “multimedia” hardware platform, the pippin.
: a pipperoo flick
[fr pippin, a prized kind of apple; the shift was probably fr peach as one kind of excellent fruit to pippin as another]