5 Fun Facts About Broadway's Be More Chill


Be More Chill Neon Sign Lyceum Theater Broadway

Be More Chill is a musical that became an internet sensation. It went from a failed out-of-town tryout to a hit off-Broadway run and a short stint on Broadway including many members of the original cast of the show.

In tribute to this modern musical, we are sharing 10 fun facts about the Broadway run of the show.

1. Elephants

Be More Chill Broadway Musical Set From Orchestra

There are elephants hidden throughout the Broadway set of Be More Chill.

2. Squip Zone

Be More Chill Marquee Lyceum Theater Broadway Musical

The first few rows were a special VIP zone known as the SQUIP Zone that also gave you a special exclusive pin.

3. Theremin

Be More Chill Original Broadway Cast Curtain Call

This musical was the first one on Broadway to feature the usage of a theremin as an instrument.

4. Book

This musical is based on a book of the same name by Ned Vizzini.

5. Goodbye Song

Be More Chill Broadway Musical Stage Door

When the show closed, the cast performed The Goodbye Song onstage. It was originally written by the shows composer Joe Iconis for the TV show Smash.