SCHENECTADY — The critically acclaimed, award-winning “The SpongeBob Musical” will play a tour-launching engagement at Proctors on Sept. 22–28, for eight performances.
Tickets, starting at $21.75, originally went on sale on June 13 and are still available at the Box Office at Proctors, 432 State Street, Schenectady; by phone at 518-346-6204; and online at proctors.org.
Broadway’s best creative minds have reimagined and brought to life the beloved Nickelodeon series with humor, heart and pure theatricality. Be there when SpongeBob and all of Bikini Bottom face catastrophe—until a most unexpected hero rises to take center stage. Families are encouraged to come and celebrate friendship and cooperation, and learn the power of unity and inclusion.
The SpongeBob Musical features an original pop and rock-infused score by a legendary roster of Grammy Award-winning songwriters. Led and conceived by Tony Award-nominated director Tina Landau and a Tony Award-winning design team, the production brings the spirit of SpongeBob to life with humanity, heart, and pure theatricality. Its book is by Kyle Jarrow, orchestrations and arrangements by Tom Kitt, musical supervision by Julie McBride and Tim Hanson, and choreography by Christopher Gattelli.
The design team includes scenic and costume design by David Zinn, lighting design by Kevin Adams, projection design by Peter Nigrini, sound design by Walter Trarbach, hair and wig design by Charles G. LaPointe, make-up design by Joe Dulude II, foley design by Mike Dobson, and casting by Stewart/Whitley.
This is a one-of-a-kind musical event with original songs by Yolanda Adams, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Sara Bareilles, Jonathan Coulton, Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, The Flaming Lips, Lady Antebellum, Cyndi Lauper & Rob Hyman, John Legend, Panic! At the Disco, Plain White T’s, They Might Be Giants, T.I., Domani & Lil’C. There will also be songs by David Bowie, Brian Eno, Tom Kenny and Andy Paley. Additional lyrics are by Jonathan Coulton. and additional music are by Tom Kitt.