Upon hearing the news that Be More Chill would transfer to Broadway, the cast could not keep its chill in this recently revealed video of the company reacting to the news from producers:
— BeMoreChillMusical (@BMCMusical) September 5, 2018
On September 5, Be More Chill announced that it would transfer from its sold-out Off-Broadway run to Broadway’s Lyceum Theatre. Performances will begin February 13, 2019.
While no official announcement has been made regarding casting for the Broadway production, the current Off-Broadway cast (and the video above) features Will Roland as Jeremy Heere, Gerard Canonico as Rich, Katlyn Carlson as Chloe, Stephanie Hsu as Christine, Tiffany Mann as Jenna, Lauren Marcus as Brooke, George Salazar as Michael, Britton Smith as Jake, Jason Tam as The Squip, and Jason SweetTooth Williams as Jeremy's Dad/Mr. Reyes. The Off-Broadway run concludes September 30.
Be More Chill was written by Joe Tracz with a score by Joe Iconis based on the novel of the same title by Ned Vizzini.