George Salazar, Krysta Rodriguez, and More Will Join Joe Iconis at Feinstein's/54 Below

George Salazar, Krysta Rodriguez, and More Will Join Joe Iconis at Feinstein's/54 Below

Joe Iconis, best known for writing Be More Chill, is bringing his his unique mash-up of showtune cabaret and rock and roll jamboree back to Feinstein's/54 Below. He will be joined by his merry band of musical theater punks, performing a setlist of Joe's songs. Expect classic tunes, new numbers, and works-in-progress. Spill a drink, make a…

The Guy Behind ‘Be More Chill’ Is Keeping It in the Family

The Guy Behind ‘Be More Chill’ Is Keeping It in the Family

Joe Iconis exploded out of N.Y.U. on a wave of hope. A songwriter with a knack for story and a taste for strange, he won the Jonathan Larson grant for early career composers. He scooped up the Kleban prize for most promising lyricist. He was hailed by Newsday as “ginormously talented.” The descriptors piled up until they made no sense any…

Be More Chill's Joe Iconis to Return to Feinstein's/54 Below This Spring

Be More Chill's Joe Iconis to Return to Feinstein's/54 Below This Spring

Joe Iconis & Family will be seen on Sundays and Mondays. Be More Chill composer Joe Iconis and his family of performers will return to Feinstein's/54 Below for a series of concerts throughout April and May. The Joe Iconis & Family concerts will feature Be More Chill cast members George Salazar, Gerard Canonico, Lauren Marcus, and…

The 10th Annual Joe Iconis Christmas Extravaganza

The 10th Annual Joe Iconis Christmas Extravaganza

A New York City Twisted Holiday Tradition celebrates its Tenth Splendiferous Year! Joe Iconis and his merry band of musical theater punks are proud to bring their insane celebration of all things red and green back to Feinstein’s/54 Below. Written by Joe Iconis, Directed by John Simpkins and Produced by...

VIDEO: "Helen Sharp" (Joe Iconis)

VIDEO: "Helen Sharp" (Joe Iconis)

"Helen Sharp." Brand new song, inspired by Death Becomes Her. It's about jealousy and being an artist and (in the words of Madeline Ashton) blah blah blah blah... I like this vid because people keep getting in the way of the shot and you have to struggle to see me. From #Halloween at The Laurie Beechman...

VIDEO: "Lydia's Song" (Lauren Marcus)

VIDEO: "Lydia's Song" (Lauren Marcus)

In which Lauren Marcus sings my virtually unheard, #Beetlejuice-inspired tune in costume AS Winona Ryder AS #LydiaDeetz at The Laurie Beechman Theatre. And once again proves that she is an unfathomably brilliant musical theater performer who should never not be performing on a stage in...

Photos: 2017 Halloween Special

The 8th Annual
Iconis and Family
Rock and Roll Haunted Halloween Special

photos by Steph Wessels

Joe Iconis and Family's 8th Annual Rock and Roll Haunted Halloween Special

Joe Iconis and Family's 8th Annual Rock and Roll Haunted Halloween Special

Joe Iconis returns to the Beechman with his Frightening Family of musical theater goblins for their eigth annual Halloween Special! This devilish night of ghoulish rock and roll fun is features songs from scary musicals, cuts from obscure horror movies, some Halloween-themed Iconis originals, and a body bag...