Kicking off the new year, SpongeBob SquarePants, The Broadway Musical performed live on ABC’s Good Morning America.
Before stepping onto the morning show set, stars Ethan Slater, Danny Skinner, Lilli Cooper, and Gavin Lee spoke with Ginger Zee about their Broadway extravaganza, now playing at the Palace Theatre.
Directed by Tina Landau with a book by Kyle Jarrow and choreography by Christopher Gattelli, the show officially opened December 5. The score features songs by some of the biggest names in pop music including Sara Bareilles, John Legend, David Bowie and Brian Eno, Steven Tyler, Plain White T’s, Cyndi Lauper, and more.
“The qualities of SpongeBob are things that I look up to in someone, so to be able to inhabit that over the course of the last five years has been very special,” says Slater in the video above.