- Rehearsal: September 25, 2017
- Preview: November 6, 2017
- Open: December 4, 2017
The end is near. Only one sponge can save the day. But he's going to need help from some of the greatest songwriters in rock and pop music history.
Yolanda Adams, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Sara Bareilles, Jonathan Coulton, Dirty Projectors, Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, The Flaming Lips, John Legend, Lady Antebellum, Cyndi Lauper, Panic! At the Disco, Plain White T’s, They Might Be Giants and T.I., and a song by David Bowie with additional lyrics byJonathan Coulton
"The SpongeBob Musical" played its World Premiere in Chicago at the Oriental in June 2016.