A musical! For children of all ages. Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Music by Stephen Flaherty. Directed by Victoria Flores with Musical Direction by Scott Storr. Emperor Marcus the Third is only 14 and thinks he needs to dress in the finest clothes to do his job. He discovers that clothes don't make the man and "no matter how grand or small you appear, the person who counts is the person in here!" One of the most exciting and successful teams in America's musical theater world, Ahrens and Flaherty, have created a wonderful musical adaptation of this famous Hans Christian Anderson story.