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BE MORE CHILL Returns to Sutter Street This Month Photo BE MORE CHILL Returns to Sutter Street This Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 6, 2021

Be More Chill returns to the Sutter Street Theatre stage this month. The musical features Music & Lyrics by Joe Iconis, Book by Joe Tracz, and is based on the novel by Ned Vizzini. Directed by Alison Gilbreath, Musical Direction by David Williams, with Choreography by Alyssa Seeley.

BE MORE CHILL Suspends Performances in London After Positive COVID Test Within Compan Photo BE MORE CHILL Suspends Performances in London After Positive COVID Test Within Company
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 10, 2021

Be More Chill has joined the growing list of West End shows to have to suspend performances due to a positive COVID test result within its company. 

Grace Mouat and Nathania Ong Join BE MORE CHILL in the West End Photo Grace Mouat and Nathania Ong Join BE MORE CHILL in the West End
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2021

Be More Chill has announced two new cast members for the final 5 weeks in its strictly limited 10 week run at The Shaftesbury Theatre; Grace Mouat [& Juliet, SIX the Musical] will play Chloe Valentine and Mountview graduate Nathania Ong, making her professional debut, will play Jenna Rolan.

BE MORE CHILL Will Open at The Shaftesbury Theatre on 30 June Photo BE MORE CHILL Will Open at The Shaftesbury Theatre on 30 June
by Stephi Wild - May 14, 2021

Be More Chill is set to open at The Shaftesbury Theatre for a limited 10 week run from Wednesday 30 June after its run on Broadway, Off Broadway and in London until the show was forced to close in March last year due to the pandemic.

BE MORE CHILL Launches 'Chillin' in '21 With' Series on Instagram Photo BE MORE CHILL Launches 'Chillin' in '21 With' Series on Instagram
by Stephi Wild - Mar 20, 2021

Be More Chill has announced its 'Chillin' in '21 With' series, which will highlight various cast members across the show's Broadway and London productions!

THE THEATRE PODCAST With Alan Seales Welcomes Drew Gasparini Photo THE THEATRE PODCAST With Alan Seales Welcomes Drew Gasparini
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 17, 2021

From LA to NYC and back again, this award winning songwriter stresses the importance of embracing the up's as well as the down's of a career in the arts, and sheds light on the 'permission' a Broadway success with Karate Kid would hopefully give him.

Video Roundup: BE MORE CHILL Fans Create Parodies About COVID-19, Quarantine, Politic Photo Video Roundup: BE MORE CHILL Fans Create Parodies About COVID-19, Quarantine, Politics, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2020

Be More Chill fans are anything but chill, catapulting the show into cult classic status since its premiere in New Jersey in 2015. Today, we're bringing you a roundup of Be More Chill song parodies from fans all over the world! Fans have taken on the topics of COVID-19, quarantine, politics, and more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, July 22- with Adam Pascal, Anthony Rapp and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, July 22- with Adam Pascal, Anthony Rapp and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 22, 2020

Today (July 22) in live streaming:Brian Stokes Mitchell and Joe Benincasa visit Backstage Live, Anthony Rapp and Adam Pascal reunite on Stars in the House and so much more!

George Salazar, Will Roland, Joe Iconis and More to Take Part in BE MORE CHILL Reunio Photo George Salazar, Will Roland, Joe Iconis and More to Take Part in BE MORE CHILL Reunion
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2020

The Broadway Podcast Network has announced the first-ever cross-continent BE MORE CHILL Reunion LIVE on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 9:00 pm, among some special surprises, this will be the first time the Broadway and West End casts will meet, exclusively on the Broadway Podcast Network.

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by A.A. Cristi - Jul 20, 2020

Ned Vizzini Videos

VIDEO: Meet the London Cast of BE MORE CHILL VideoVIDEO: Meet the London Cast of BE MORE CHILL
by Stage Tube - Dec 9, 2019

C-c-c'mon! As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the viral hit musical Be More Chill is making its UK premiere this February at The Other Palace, and we're getting a first look at the cast that's bringing Jeremy Heere, Michael Mell, The Squip, and more to life in this new video. Check it out!

VIDEO: Final BE MORE CHILL Curtain Call - Joe Iconis Gives a Speech and the Cast Sing VideoVIDEO: Final BE MORE CHILL Curtain Call - Joe Iconis Gives a Speech and the Cast Sings 'The Goodbye Song'
by Stage Tube - Aug 12, 2019

Following last night's final performance of Be More Chill, composer Joe Iconis took to the stage to give a speech. After his speech, the cast was joined on stage by family and friends to perform The Goodbye Song.

VIDEO: Andrew Keenan-Bolger Performs at BE MORE CHILL's Post-Show Hang VideoVIDEO: Andrew Keenan-Bolger Performs at BE MORE CHILL's Post-Show Hang
by Stage Tube - Aug 2, 2019

We're getting an upgrade thanks to Andrew Keenan-Bolger's performance at Be More Chill's final post-show hang! Check out the video to see the Broadway favorite sing 'Blue Hair' alongside the show's Tony-nominated composer Joe Iconis!

VIDEO: BE MORE CHILL Performs at NPR's Tiny Desk VideoVIDEO: BE MORE CHILL Performs at NPR's Tiny Desk
by Stage Tube - Jul 1, 2019

Cast members from Be More Chill recently stopped by NPR's Tiny Desk for a performance! The cast performed the songs 'The Pants Song,' 'A Guy That I'd Kinda Be Into,' 'Michael in the Bathroom,' and 'Voices in My Head.'

BWW Exclusive: Taylor Trensch Visits BE MORE CHILL For A Post-Show Performance With J VideoBWW Exclusive: Taylor Trensch Visits BE MORE CHILL For A Post-Show Performance With Joe Iconis
by Stage Tube - May 22, 2019

Taylor Trensch (Dear Evan Hansen, Hello, Dolly!) dropped by Be More Chill tonight for a curtain call surprise. Taking the stage with composer, Joe Iconis, Trensch (who played the role of Jeremy in the first reading of the show) performed the song, 'A Guy That I'd Kinda Be Into.'

VIDEO: BE MORE CHILL Cast Sings Mashup Of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at Curtain Call VideoVIDEO: BE MORE CHILL Cast Sings Mashup Of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at Curtain Call
by Stage Tube - May 16, 2019

After last night's performance of Be More Chill, the show's composer Joe Iconis took to the stage. He talked about his love for the musical LIttle Shop of Horrors, before bringing back out some members of the cast to do a mashup of that show, with Be More Chill.

BWW Exclusive: BE MORE CHILL Celebrates Tony Nominee Joe Iconis With A Post-Show Enco VideoBWW Exclusive: BE MORE CHILL Celebrates Tony Nominee Joe Iconis With A Post-Show Encore!
by Stage Tube - May 1, 2019

After receiving his first Tony nomination for Best Score, Be More Chill composer Joe Iconis and star George Salazar hit the stage tonight for a special post-show encore of the show's anthem, 'Michael In the Bathroom.' BroadwayWorld has an exclusive look at the performance below! Congratulations, Joe!

VIDEO: GMA Goes Behind the Scenes of BE MORE CHILL! VideoVIDEO: GMA Goes Behind the Scenes of BE MORE CHILL!
by Stage Tube - Mar 12, 2019

'Good Morning America' went behind the scenes of Broadway's newest hit, 'Be More Chill' on Tuesday morning! The musical officially opened on Sunday, March 10, 2019 at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre.

BWW TV: BE MORE CHILL's Katlyn Carlson Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night! VideoBWW TV: BE MORE CHILL's Katlyn Carlson Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 11, 2019

Broadway has officially gotten an upgrade with the opening of Be More Chill at the Lyceum Theatre! All throughout opening night, cast member Katlyn Carlson showed BroadwayWorld behind the scenes as she took over our Instagram Story. From all the morning preparations to shenanigans at the theatre to the after party, Katlyn gave us a peek into her official Broadway debut! So in case you missed it (or just want to relive it all again), we've compiled footage from the takeover; check it all out below!

BWW TV: Ready for Your Upgrade? Watch Highlights from BE MORE CHILL on Broadway! VideoBWW TV: Ready for Your Upgrade? Watch Highlights from BE MORE CHILL on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 8, 2019

On Sunday night, March 10, 2019, Be More Chill will officially open at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre. Check out highlights of the cast in action below!


Ned Vizzini Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Ned Vizzini written?
Ned Vizzini has written 1 shows including Be More Chill (Source Material).