Behind the scenes
Robert David Grant (Director)
Paul Ashton, Dash Ballou, Devidan Rose Belisle, Matt Della Croce, Reese Cullen, Tessa Francis Cullen, Gwendolyne Durand, Paige Falcone, Nathaniel Flockton, Lia Hammond, Sam Harrison, Rei Huston, Lydia Evelyn Kennelly, Krrish Mishra, Monet Nowlan, Maddie Reed, Noah Schutzius, & Mohini Walters
ABOUT THE SHOW
The Youth Ensemble Studio program culminates with a fully-produced family musical in the Byrne Theater with the newly released The SpongeBob Musical: Youth Edition.
Plunge into this stunning all-singing, all-dancing, dynamic stage show! When the citizens of Bikini Bottom discover that a volcano will soon erupt and destroy their humble home, SpongeBob and his friends must come together to save the fate of their undersea world. With lives hanging in the balance and all hope lost, a most unexpected hero rises up. The power of optimism really can save the world!
The SpongeBob Musical is based on the beloved animated series created by Stephen Hillenburg and features a book by Kyle Jarrow, with original songs by Yolanda Adams, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Sara Bareilles, Jonathan Coulton, Alexander Ebert of Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, The Flaming Lips, Lady A, Cyndi Lauper, John Legend, Panic! At the Disco, Plain White T’s, They Might Be Giants and T.I., and songs by David Bowie, Tom Kenny and Andy Paley. Additional lyrics are by Jonathan Coulton, with additional music by Tom Kitt. The musical production was conceived by Tina Landau.