Be More Chill: The word-of-mouth hit musical now heading to London

Be More Chill: The word-of-mouth hit musical now heading to London

A new musical which became a word-of-mouth hit in the US is set to open in London after a successful Broadway run. Be More Chill, which has been praised for attracting a new teen audience to the theatre, will open at The Other Palace in February, the BBC can reveal. The pop-rock, sci-fi musical tells the story of an anxious teenager who takes…

BE MORE CHILL Cast Recording on Vinyl Now Available

BE MORE CHILL Cast Recording on Vinyl Now Available

Ghostlight Records has announced that Be More Chill: Original Broadway Cast Recording two-LP vinyl set is now available exclusively at Barnes & Noble . The album was released for digital download and streaming, in addition to a two-disc CD, earlier this year. This new album continues the remarkable journey for Be More Chill, as the original…

Photos: Joe Iconis Honored At The Players

Photos: Joe Iconis Honored At The Players

Last night, Monday, September 9, 2019, The Players honored Tony Award-nominated composer and writer Joe Iconis (Be More Chill) with a Pipe Night, a club tradition that has celebrated significant cultural figures for over a century. The "Pipemasters," or the evening's hosts, were Iconis collaborator and producer Jennifer Ashley Tepper (Be More…

The Players Presents A Pipe Night Honoring Joe Iconis

The Players Presents A Pipe Night Honoring Joe Iconis

The Players announces its next Pipe Night, honoring Tony Award-nominated composer and writer Joe Iconis (Be More Chill). A favorite Players tradition that has celebrated significant cultural figures for over a century, the Pipe Night for Mr. Iconis will be held on Monday, September 9th starting at 6:30 pm at The Players, located at 16…

PUNK ROCK GIRL by Joe Iconis to Receive Developmental Reading

PUNK ROCK GIRL by Joe Iconis to Receive Developmental Reading

Lively McCabe Entertainment recently announced Punk Rock Girl, a new musical for the stage featuring a score of popular songs written and made famous by female artists and female-fronted bands including Blondie, Avril Lavigne, Joan Jett, P!nk, Gwen Stefani and more. A new collaboration with BMG and R&H Theatricals, A Concord Music…

Joe Iconis to Perform at The American Theatre Wing's Gala Honoring Jonathan Larson

Joe Iconis to Perform at The American Theatre Wing's Gala Honoring Jonathan Larson

The American Theatre Wing announces performers for their annual Gala, celebrating the legacy of Jonathan Larson and the Larson family, dubbed "Say YES to Artists Gala." The evening's entertainment will feature the work of composers and lyricists who have been the recipients of the Jonathan Larson Grants, including Obie Award winner…

Guggenheim’s Fall 2019 Works & Process Series to Preview Joe Iconis Musical

Guggenheim’s Fall 2019 Works & Process Series to Preview Joe Iconis Musical

Stop by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum's Peter B. Lewis Theater on October 20 for a preview of Love In Hate Nation! The lineup for the Guggenheim’s fall Works & Process program includes a sneak peek at Joe Iconis’ upcoming musical and a behind-the-scenes look at the Metropolitan Opera’s season opening production of Porgy…

Joe Iconis' Love in Hate Nation Finds World-Premiere Cast

Joe Iconis' Love in Hate Nation Finds World-Premiere Cast

Two River Theater has announced the cast and creative team for the world premiere of Love in Hate Nation, an original musical with music, lyrics, and book by Tony nominee Joe Iconis (Be More Chill), and direction by John Simpkins. Performances will begin in Two River's Rechnitz Theater on November 9 ahead of a November 15…

VIDEO: Final BE MORE CHILL Curtain Call

VIDEO: Final BE MORE CHILL Curtain Call

Following last night's final performance of Be More Chill, composer Joe Iconis took to the stage to give a speech. After his speech, the cast was joined on stage by family and friends to perform “The Goodbye Song.” Check out the video above…

Annie Golden Dropped by New York Live to Chat About Broadway Bounty Hunter!

Annie Golden Dropped by New York Live to Chat About Broadway Bounty Hunter!

“Orange is the New Black” favorite Annie Golden is taking the theatre scene by storm in the musical comedy “Broadway Bounty Hunter.” She sat down with New York Live’s Sara Gore and Jacque Reid to tell them all about it…