The great Ilana Levine of LITTLE KNOWN FACTS PODCAST and Sam Maher of YesBroadway have partnered to bring you How To Be More Chill: an in-depth deep dive into the world of Be More Chill. The first episode talks about the origin story and more.
Episode 1 features an hour-long interview with composer/lyricist Mr. Joe Iconis as he walks us through the origins of the Be More Chill journey - all the way from the nexus of the idea of writing the musical leading up to to the opening night of the world premiere at Two River Theater in Red Bank, New Jersey and then the making of the triumphant original cast recording of the show.
About How To Be More Chill
How To Be More Chill explores how the extraordinary musical Be More Chill arrived on Broadway in Spring 2019 with unprecedented momentum. Hosted by Ilana Levine of Little Known Facts and Sam Maher of YesBroadway, the podcast centers around deep-dive interviews with the show’s creators and cast members as they give you the behind-the-scenes scoop on how the show entered the international pop culture zeitgeist on such a massive scale and how the impact of the show’s fandom brought the show to Broadway. Good luck being chill about this podcast - Sam and Ilana definitely aren’t!