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SpongeBob SquarePants is Being Adapted For Live Audiences

 - Sep 2, 2015
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Fans of the popular Nickelodeon television show SpongeBob SquarePants can finally see the series brought to life onstage with the all-new 'The SpongeBob' musical for Broadway. The show will start in Chicago before hitting New York City in the next year.

The Broadway take on the popular kid's classic will showcase characters such as Patrick, SpongeBob, Mr. Krabs, Sandy and Squidward living their lives in Bikini Bottom. The musical will feature songs written by popular stars including John Legend, Lady Antebellum, Cyndi Lauper and even David Bowie. While the plot of the show is yet to be revealed, it is set to promise great musical fun, iconic costumes and themes suitable for a variety of audiences and ages. The cast has yet to be selected, but casting calls begin later next summer.