Whitaker Center
Central PA’s Nonprofit Center for the Arts

Theatre Harrisburg Presents The SpongeBob Musical

October 22 - November 7, 2021

Theatre Harrisburg is excited to kick off its 96th season with The SpongeBob Musicalopening October 22nd at Whitaker Center in Harrisburg, PA. 

Join SpongeBob Squarepants and his friends Patrick Star and Sandy Cheeks as they work together to save their beloved home of Bikini Bottom from an impending volcanic eruption. This 12-time Tony® -nominated musical is more than simply a cartoon brought to the stage: Winner of the 2018 Drama Desk Outstanding Musical, and Outer Critics Circle Awards, The SpongeBob Musical has something for everyone, and features original music from a legendary lineup of Grammy® award-winners, including:  

Yolanda Adams, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Sara Bareilles, David Bowie, Jonathan Coulton, Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, The Flaming Lips, Lady A, Cyndi Lauper, John Legend, Andy Paley, Panic! At the Disco, Plain White T’s, They Might Be Giants, T.I. and more 

In a timeless message, SpongeBob proves that when his world is thrown into chaos, he’s more than just a simple sponge, and that a little bit of optimism can save the world. 


Friday, October 22 – 7:30 pm
Saturday, October 23 – 7:30 pm
Sunday, October 24 – 2:00 pm

Friday, October 29 – 7:30 pm
Saturday, October 30 – 7:30 pm
Sunday, October 31 – 2:00 pm

Thursday, November 4 – 7:30 pm
Friday, November 5 – 7:30 pm
Saturday, November 6 – 7:30 pm
Sunday, November 7 – 2:00 pm

Proof of vaccination OR proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken within 72 hours of the performance start time are required to attend all live performances. Masks are required unless actively eating concessions or drinking.


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