• ‘Be More Chill' Theater Review: This Coming-of-Age Musical Is a Real Pill to Swallow

    2 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    How can 150 million streams of a cast album be wrong? After a short run in New Jersey three years ago, “Be More Chill” has achieved widespread fame on the internet, stoked by a few concert performances at the Manhattan cabaret 54 Below.
    Now fully staged again, the new musical received its New York premiere Thursday at the Pershing Square Signature Center, and young audiences there squealed in delight at the introduction of every character, as if he or she were Queen Elsa or SpongeBob.
    Based on the late Ned Vizzini's 2004 cult YA novel, “Be More Chill” is a coming-of-age story with a...
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