A legendary roster of Grammy Award® winners. A visionary director and Tony Award®-winning design team. One of the world’s most beloved and unforgettable characters. Turn them all loose on Broadway and what do you get?
Acclaimed Steppenwolf director Tina Landau and the groundbreaking designers behind Fun Home, Hedwig, and Spring Awakening have brilliantly reimagined Bikini Bottom for the Broadway stage, bringing the spirit of SpongeBob to life with humanity, heart and pure theatricality with an original score from some of the biggest names in pop and rock: Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Yolanda Adams, John Legend, Cyndi Lauper, Sara Bareilles, Lady Antebellum, Jonathan Coulton, Panic! at the Disco, Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, The Flaming Lips, Plain White T's, They Might be Giants, T.I., and a song by David Bowie with additional lyrics by Jonathan Coulton, SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS explodes with energy.
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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“Exhaustingly imaginative and perversely brilliant!”
—Ben Brantley, The New York Times
“★ ★ ★ ★. SPONGEBOB soars!”
—Time Out New York
“The surprise hit of the season.”
—The Huffington Post
“Boldly theatrical! Giddy, goofy fun for all!”
“★ ★ ★ ★. An absolute delight!”
—The London Telegraph
“SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS is Broadway's newest hero. It's nothing short of genius.”