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SpongeBob SquarePants

SpongeBob SquarePants

by Tina Landau and Kyle Jarrow

Award-Winning
Based on a Cartoon
Comedy
Family-Friendly
Pop/Rock Musical

Now Playing on Broadway

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SpongeBob SquarePants

SpongeBob SquarePants





A new musical based on the popular Nickelodeon cartoon of the same name.


Story:

Stakes are higher than ever before as SpongeBob and all of Bikini Bottom face the total annihilation of their undersea world. Chaos erupts. Lives hang in the balance. And just when all hope seems lost, a most unexpected hero rises up and takes center stage. Get ready to dive to all-new depths of theatrical innovation at SpongeBob SquarePants, where the power of optimism really can save the world!


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THEATRE

Palace Theatre
1564 Broadway
New York, NY

Info and Directions

Schedule
MONDAY
Dark
TUESDAY
7 PM
WEDNESDAY
2 PM*
THURSDAY
7 PM
FRIDAY
8 PM
SATURDAY
2 & 8 PM
SUNDAY
1 & 6:30 PM*
* For certain dates, performance times vary from the above. Check the official website for more information.

Important Dates
PREVIEWS: Nov 6, 2017
OPENING: Dec 4, 2017
CLOSING: Sep 16, 2018


Run Time
2 hours and 30 minutes (1 Intermission)


NOTE: Most shows have special holiday dates and times. Check the official website for more information.

Composer

Co-Conceiver
Tina Landau

Lyricist

Librettist
Kyle Jarrow



Broadway Premiere

Theatre
Palace Theatre
Opening Night
Dec 4, 2017
Original Cast
Ethan Slater, Gavin Lee, Lilli Cooper, Danny Skinner, Brian Ray Norris, Wesley Taylor, Gaelen Gilliland, Juliane Godfrey, Kyle Matthew Hamilton, Curtis Holbrook, Stephanie Hsu, Jesse JP Johnson, L’ogan J’ones, Jai’len Josey, Kelvin Moon Loh, Lauralyn McClelland, Vasthy Mompoint, Oneika Phillips, Jon Rua, JC Schuster, Abby C. Smith, Robert Taylor Jr., Allan Washington, Brynn Williams, Matt Wood
Director
Tina Landau
Choreographer
Christopher Gattelli
Producer
Nickelodeon with The Araca Group, Sony Music Masterworks and Kelp on the Road
Musical Director
Tom Kitt
Orchestrations
Tom Kitt
Scenic Design
David Zinn
Costume Design
David Zinn
Lighting Design
Kevin Adams
Sound Design
Walter Trarbach
Projection Design
Peter Nigrini

2004 Film Version

Movie Name
The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie
Type
Non-Musical, Animated
Director
Stephen Hillenburg and Mark Osborne
Screenplay
Stephen Hillenburg, Derek Drymon, Tim Hill, Stephen Hillenburg, Kent Osborne, Aaron Springer, Paul Tibbitt
Starring
Jeffrey Tambor, Rodger Bumpass, Carolyn Lawrence

2015 Film Version

Movie Name
The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
Type
Non-Musical
Director
Paul Tibbitt and Mike Mitchell
Screenplay
Glenn Berger, Jonathan Aibel, Stephen Hillenburg, Paul Tibbitt
Starring
Tom Kenny, Antonio Banderas, Bill Fagerbakke







CDs

CD
SpongeBob SquarePants, The New Musical Original Cast Recording

CD
Spongebob Squarepants Movie Soundtrack

CD
SpongeBob's Greatest Hits Soundtrack from the Animated Series


Vinyl

Vinyl
SpongeBob SquarePants, The New Musical Vinyl Record

Videos

DVD
Animated Series Season 1 DVD

DVD
Animated Series First 100 Episodes DVD

Blu-Ray
Spongebob Squarepants Movie Multi-Format

Blu-Ray
Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water Blu-Ray

DVD
Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water 3D


Merchandise

Merchandise




2018 Tony Award Nominations

Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Best Musical
Best Book of a Musical
Best Original Score
Best Leading Actor in a Musical - Ethan Slater
Best Featured Actor in a Musical - Gavin Lee
Best Costume Design of a Musical
Best Lighting Design of a Musical
Best Direction of a Musical
Best Choreography
Best Orchestrations
Best Sound Design in a Musical

2018 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Musical
Outstanding Actor in a Musical - Ethan Slater
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical - Gavin Lee
Outstanding Director of a Musical
Outstanding Set Design for a Musical
Outstanding Wig and Hair
The LaDuca Award for Outstanding Choreography
Outstanding Book of a Musical
Outstanding Orchestrations
Outstanding Costume Design for a Musical
Outstanding Projection Design

2018 Drama League Award Nominations

Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Musical

2018 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations

Outstanding New Broadway Musical
Outstanding New Score (Broadway or Off-Broadway)
Outstanding Actor in a Musical - Ethan Slater
Outstanding Book of a Musical (Broadway or Off-Broadway)
Outstanding Director of a Musical
Outstanding Choreographer
Outstanding Set Design (Play or Musical)
Outstanding Costume Design (Play or Musical)
Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical)
Outstanding Orchestrations
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical - Gavin Lee

2018 Theatre World Award Nominations

Ethan Slater

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