The SpongeBob Musical, 2022
October 28, 2022–November 13, 2022
Casa del Prado Theatre

Directed by Jason Blitman
Music Direction by Eliza Vedar
Choreography by Emily Shackelford

Based on the series by Stephen Hillenburg
Book by Kyle Jarrow
Musical Production Conceived by Tina Landau

Our 75th Season of Shows, 2022-2023

The SpongeBob Musical

“It wants you to have fun. Soak it in.”

– Time Out New York

The stakes are higher than ever in this dynamic stage musical, as SpongeBob and all of Bikini Bottom face the annihilation of their undersea world. Chaos erupts. Lives hang in the balance. And just when all hope seems lost, a most unexpected hero rises up and takes center stage. This award-winning musical, based on the beloved animated series demonstrates how the power of optimism really can save the world!

With Original Songs by Yolanda Adams, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Sara Bareilles, Jonathan Coulton, Alex 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, T.I.; and Songs by David Bowie, Tom Kenny & Andy Paley; Additional Lyrics by Jonathan Coulton, and Additional Music by Tom Kitt.

JT's popular Pajama Night is Friday, November 4 at 7pm. Come in your favorite pj's and receive a special gift!

ASL-Interpreted performance ASL-Interpreted performance on Saturday, November 12 at 2pm.

A JT Premiere! Recommended for ALL Ages.


COVID-19 Policy:

Junior Theatre strongly encourages that all eligible patrons be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. IMPORTANT: Presently, masks are still required for all patrons 2 years old and up. This policy is subject to change. For full details on Junior Theatre's COVID-19 policy please follow this link.  Patrons are encouraged to check for any updates prior to attending a performance.

Past Performances

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The Spongebob Musical is presented through special arrangement with Concord Theatricals, 250 West 57th Street, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10107, Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants, and all related titles, logos and characters are trademarks of Viacom International Inc. Production sponsored in part by the California Arts Council, the County of San Diego, the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture, and the City of San Diego Park and Recreation Department.