Broadway’s best creative minds bring the beloved Nickelodeon series to life with humor, heart and pure theatricality.
A legendary roster of Grammy® Award winners. A visionary director and a Tony Award®-winning design team. One of the world’s most beloved characters. Turn them loose on stage and what do you get? The musical The New York Times declares, “BRILLIANT!” Broadway’s best creative minds re imagine and bring to life the beloved Nickelodeon series with humor, heart and pure theatricality in “a party for the eyes and ears” (Daily Beast). Explore the depths of theatrical innovation in THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL, 2018 Best Musical winner of the Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards, where the power of optimism really can save the world.
Duration: approximately 2 hours and 25 minutes, with one intermission
Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros
The Flaming Lips
Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith
Cindi Lauper & Rob Hyman
Panic! at the Disco
They Might Be Giants
What critics are saying:
“EXHAUSTINGLY IMAGINATIVE AND PERVERSELY BRILLIANT, THIS WATERY WONDERLAND IS A GINORMOUS GIGGLE OF A SHOW!”
-Ben Brantley, The New York Times
“A PARTY FOR THE EYES AND EARS. The music is SPECTACULAR and the direction, by Tina Landau, is BRILLIANT.”
-Tim Teeman, The Daily Beast
“BOLDLY THEATRICAL! GIDDY, GOOFY FUN FOR ALL! SpongeBob SquarePants gives us all we ask of a Broadway production.”
-Marilyn Stasio, Variety