Wayne High to present 'The Spongebob Musical'


Area residents are encouraged to make plans to attend Wayne High School's production of 'The Spongebob Musical' Friday-Sunday, April 5-7 in the Haun Lecture Hall at Wayne High School. 

When the citizens of Bikini Bottom discover that a volcano will soon erupt and destroy their humble home, SpongeBob and his friends must come together to save the fate of their undersea world.

With lives hanging in the balance and all hope lost, a most unexpected hero rises up, showing that the power of optimism really can save the world! 

An exciting new musical featuring irresistible characters and magical music by an all-star list of artists, this deep-sea pearl of a show is set to make a splash with audiences young and old.

The future is bright, the future is bold, the future is The SpongeBob Musical.

The SpongeBob Musical is based on the beloved animated series created by Stephen Hillenburg and features a book by Kyle Jarrow, with original songs by Yolanda Adams, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Sara Bareilles, Jonathan Coulton, Alexander Ebert of Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, The Flaming Lips, Lady A, Cyndi Lauper, John Legend, Panic! At the Disco, Plain White T’s, They Might Be Giants and T.I., and songs by David Bowie, Tom Kenny and Andy Paley. Additional lyrics are by Jonathan Coulton, with additional music by Tom Kitt.

The musical production was conceived by Tina Landau and premiered at the Palace Theatre in December 2017.

The SpongeBob Musical is presented by special arrangement with Concord Theatricals.  www.concordtheatricals.com

Performances will be Friday, April 5 and Saturday, April 6 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 7 at 2 p.m. 

Tickets are available by calling the Wayne High office at 402-375-3150 or by contacting a cast or crew member.