Thursday, December 12, 2019

Be More Chill

‘Be More Chill’ to open production in London

"Be More Chill" will open a production in London in February 2020. The musical, which had a Broadway run last season, will play The Other...

‘Be More Chill’ to end run in August

"Be More Chill" will end its Broadway run on Aug.11. At that point the musical will have played 30 preview and 177 regular performances at...

Opinion: ‘Be More Chill’ and the buying power of social media

Social media is such an important factor in the marketing of Broadway shows that Facebook, Twitter and Instagram have become not only ticket sellers,...

‘Be More Chill’s’ Joe Iconis on why Broadway should be weirder

Joe Iconis likes his musicals to be a little weird. A little weirdness, after all, means that the audience won't know what to expect...

Review: ‘Be More Chill’s’ slick production misses a moral center

Much has been made of “Be More Chill’s” unusual path to Broadway. Originally produced to middling response at New Jersey’s Two River Theater, the...

Musicians’ union initiates grievance process against ‘Be More Chill’ over orchestrator

Local 802 is initiating a grievance process against “Be More Chill,” after it says the show violated the union contract by reversing its decision...

‘Be More Chill’ changes general managers ahead of Broadway previews

Lisa Dozier King has taken over as the general manager of “Be More Chill” as the show prepares for its first Broadway preview on...

Entire off-Broadway cast of ‘Be More Chill’ will move to Broadway

"Be More Chill" will bring its entire off-Broadway cast to Broadway. The musical, which ran off-Broadway at the Signature Center this past summer, features Will...

‘Be More Chill’ will transfer to Broadway’s Lyceum Theatre

"Be More Chill" will open on Broadway at the Lyceum Theatre in March. The musical, with a score by Joe Iconis and a book by...