Friday, October 1, 2021

Stage Director-Choreographer Chase Brock Signs With Verve by Greg Evans

EXCLUSIVE Stage director and choreographer Chase Brock, who choreographed the Broadway productions of Be More Chill and Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark, has signed with Verve for representatio…

SOURCE: Deadline at 11:30AM
Monday, September 27, 2021

The Skivvies and Travis Kent - Broadway Outsiders Medley by Lauren Molina

Travis Kent joins The Skivvies (Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley) to perform a medley of Waving Through A Window (Dear Evan Hansen), The Wizard and I (Wicked), and Michael in the Bathroom (Be …

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:07PM
Thursday, September 23, 2021

Alaska 5000, George Salazar, Lea DeLaria & More Set for Reimagined Head Over Heels at Pasadena Playhouse by Caitlin Moynihan

They got the beat! Casting is set for the previously announced reimagined Head Over Heels production at California's Pasadena Playhouse. The musical comedy, featuring the hits of The Go-Go's…

SOURCE: at 08:48PM

Alaska 5000, Lea DeLaria, George Salazar & More to Star in HEAD OVER HEELS at Pasadena Playhouse

Pasadena Playhouse has announced initial casting for its production of HEAD OVER HEELS. Leading the cast will be Alaska 5000 (RuPaul's Drag Race), Lea DeLaria (Orange is the New Black), Yure…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:52PM
Friday, August 27, 2021

VIDEO: Stephanie Hsu Sings 'I'm Not That Girl' from WICKED IN CONCERT

Wicked has shared a sneak peek from this weekend's Wicked in Concert! In the clip, Stephanie Hsu (Spongebob Squarepants, Be More Chill) performs a rendition of I'm Not That Girl, a song Elp…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:33PM
Thursday, August 26, 2021

Max Crumm and Tally Sessions Talk BURNING MAN: THE MUSICAL by BroadwayWorld

Watch the full interview here: Richard Ridge chats with Max Crumm and Tally Sessions, who star in Burning Man: The Musical- a new musical comedy, available o…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:18PM
Saturday, August 14, 2021

Joe Iconis and Lauren Marcus live this weekend at The Argyle Theatre and Rockwood Music Hall by Deb Miller

Broadway sensations Joe Iconis and Lauren Marcus (Be More Chill; Love in Hate Nation) are two of the busiest artists in NYC theater, and with good reason; they’re also two of the most tale…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 01:40PM
Tuesday, August 10, 2021

London's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and Be More Chill Cancel Performances Due to COVID-19 Cases by Andrew Gans

Joseph… is playing a limited run at the Palladium, while Be More Chill plays the Shaftesbury Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:13PM
Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Love in Hate Nation by Sandi Durell

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS and TWO RIVER THEATER have announced that the label will record the new Joe Iconis musical Love in Hate Nation for an original cast album. The recording is based on…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 06:56AM
Monday, July 26, 2021

Morgan Siobhan Green, Tally Sessions, Max Crumm and More to Star in World Premiere of BURNING MAN: THE MUSICAL

Broadway On Demand has announced the world premiere of the feature film Burning Man: The Musical. Burning Man: The Musical is a new musical comedy about techies vs. hippies at Burning Man…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:31PM
Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Mo Rocca, Alfie Fuller, Brooks Ashmanskas, Ann Harada & More to Star in Douglas Carter Beane's Fairycakes Off-Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Fairycakes, a new play by five time Tony Award-nominee Douglas Carter Beane, will have its world premiere at off-Broadway's Greenwich House Theater this fall. The comedy, directed by Beane, …

SOURCE: at 11:12PM
Saturday, July 10, 2021

Be More Chill: Feeling my age amongst the Squips fans by Terri Paddock

Well done to the Be More Chill company. This new musical had just had its successful UK premiere and announced a lengthy extension at The Other Palace when Covid shut it down in March 2020. …

SOURCE: Terri Paddock at 01:27PM
Thursday, July 8, 2021

‘Colourful & vibrant production’: BE MORE CHILL – Shaftesbury Theatre by Emma Clarendon

While this musical has plenty for young people to relate to, Be More Chill could have gone into a lot more depth in exploring important issues such as body image and anxiety.

SOURCE: at 06:00AM
Wednesday, July 7, 2021

VIDEO: Joe Iconis Celebrates West End Debut with BE MORE CHILL

Last night the West End premiere of Be More Chill celebrated its official opening at London's Shaftesbury Theatre, so our very own @WestEndReporter Tom Hayden Millward caught up with the …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:55AM

Reviews: Be More Chill/ Heathers by Mark Shenton

... Read More The post Reviews: Be More Chill/ Heathers first appeared on Shenton Stage.

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Thursday, July 1, 2021

VIDEO: Joe Iconis and BE MORE CHILL Stars Open Two River Theater PLAZA PLAYERS SERIES

This past weekend, Two River Theater kicked off their summer season with the brand-new Plaza Players Series featuring Tony-Nominated writer and composer Joe Iconis (Be More Chill, Love in Ha…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:29PM
Monday, June 28, 2021

Listen: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, BAC's Britton Smith

Today's episode features the Co-founder and President of the Broadway Advocacy Coalition (BAC), Britton Smith is. In addition to his work as an advocate and facilitator and adjunct profess…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:23PM
Tuesday, June 22, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: June 22 - 28 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: June 22 - 28 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  June 22, 1976: One of the most produced and beloved musicals of all time, Godspell, debuted on Broadway at the Bro…

SOURCE: at 08:06AM
Thursday, June 17, 2021

Feinstein's/54 Below Reopens Tonight With George Salazar and Joe Iconis in TWO-PLAYER GAME

Salazar, the Lortel Award-winning actor known for Be More Chill, The Lightning Thief, Godspell, tick tick BOOM, and most recently the Pasadena Playhouse production of Little Shop of Horror…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:14AM
Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Ep147 – Lauren Marcus: Be More Chill, Tick, Tick… Boom by Automatic Episode Import

From iconic stage roles, to cabaret and rock band performances, this performer is building a success

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Monday, June 14, 2021

Starry Principal Casting Announced for The Muny's Upcoming Season by Caitlin Moynihan

The popular St. Louis theater The Muny has announced the principal casting for its upcoming season, and a slew of Broadway favorites will be taking the stage under the stars this summer. As …

SOURCE: at 12:06PM
Wednesday, June 2, 2021

15 Questions in 15 Minutes with George Salazar by Deb Miller

Since originating the role of Michael Mell in Be More Chill, wowing fans in the regional, Off-Broadway, and Broadway productions of the show, and garnering millions of hits for his deeply fe…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:55PM
Wednesday, May 26, 2021

George Salazar on Meeting Joe Iconis for the First Time and the Impact of Michael in the Bathroom by BroadwayWorld

Watch the FULL interview HERE: Want more Backstage Live episodes? Visit Richard Ridge chats with Broadway favorite George …

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:24PM
Thursday, May 20, 2021

NEWS: Be More Chill returns to the West End for the summer by Press Releases

Musical Be More Chill is set to return, this time at the Shaftesbury Theatre from 30 June to 5 September 2021. The limited 10-week run follows the show’s success on Broadway, Off-Broadway …

SOURCE: at 05:30AM
Friday, May 14, 2021

Be More Chill Gets Limited West End Run this Summer by Caitlin Moynihan

Be More Chill will have a limited run at the West End's Shaftesbury Theatre beginning on June 30. The musical by Joe Tracz and Joe Iconis had its U.K. premiere at London's The Other Palace T…

SOURCE: at 02:36PM

London Production of Be More Chill Reboots for Summer West End Run by Talaura Harms

The musical, which opened in the U.K. in February 2020, will return with its full original London cast and creative team.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:20AM
Friday, April 23, 2021

Ep 17 – Joe Iconis: “I Love to be Delighted” by Elizabeth Wheless

Joe Iconis is huggable. Joe Iconis is intimidating. Joe Iconis has amazing talent. Joe Iconis also has amazing hair. He is a darling of musical theatre, and someone I always catch myself roo…

SOURCE: at 03:00AM
Thursday, April 15, 2021

LISTEN: Justin Guarini, Brittney Johnson, Troy Iwata and More Join Latest Episodes of DRAMA. Podcast

Justin Guarini (Women on the Verge..., “American Idol”), Brittney Johnson (Wicked), Troy Iwata (Be More Chill, “Dash & Lily”), and more are the latest guests to appear on theatre…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:36PM
Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Joe Iconis and Family streaming live at Adelphi University on Sunday by Deb Miller

As part of Adelphi University’s Live from Adelphi concert series, Tony-nominated Be More Chill composer Joe Iconis and his close-knit group of collaborators (lovingly known as Iconis and F…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 07:07PM
Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Tony- Nominated Composer Joe Iconis To Perform At Adelphi University

Broadway composer Joe Iconis, whose works include 'Be More Chill,' will bring an electric mixture of songs from musicals and stand-alone songs to Adelphi University's Performing Arts Center …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:30PM
Thursday, March 25, 2021

Chillin’ With Be More Chill by Sandi Durell

Be More Chill has announced its “Chillin’ in ’21 With” series, which will highlight various cast members across the show’s Broadway and London productions! On the show’s official…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 08:20AM

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