Tick, Tick...Boom!

by Jonathan Larson

Johnny, a struggling composer, is turning 30. Johnny's girlfriend Susan wants to move out of New York City. His best friend Michael has sold out, and keeps telling Johnny to come along. And Johnny...can't decide. Before Jonathan Larson's name became forever associated with "Rent," he wrote "Tick, Tick...Boom!", an autobiographical rock musical chronicling his life as an artist in early-90s New York. Filled with the same brilliant music and soulful themes that made "Rent" a worldwide sensation, "Tick, Tick...Boom!" explores early life crises, relationships, sugar cravings, creativity, waitering, and the struggle to do what you love in a world that does not always love what you do.
Please note that since we are going up Parents' Weekend, we are willing to consider non-traditional showtimes to accommodate our actors' schedules. Don't let Parents' Weekend obligations stop you from auditioning!
AUDITIONS: Prepare 16 bars of a contemporary Broadway or pop/rock song of your choice. **If you would like piano accompaniment, please bring piano sheet music for your song, written in the key of your choice.** Audition sides are located at the bottom of the page.
Contact the Show
at laurel.german@yale.edu
Performances
October 11 at 8:00pm
October 12 at 10:00pm
October 13 at 1:00pm
October 13 at 9:00pm
@ Calhoun Cabaret
Reservations
Show no longer running
Patrons should arrive at the theater 15 minutes before the performance to claim their reservation. At the scheduled performance time, patrons will be let in off of the waitlist based on when they signed up on the YDC website. Patrons with reservations arriving after this time will be treated as if they are at the top of the waitlist. Please see the full policy here.
Cast
JonJack O'Reilly
MichaelKyle Picha
SusanAri Fernandez
Production Staff
DirectorGabrielle Hoyt-Disick
ProducerLaurel German
Stage ManagerErin Ryan
Lighting DesignerLaurel German
Sound DesignerBen Symons
Set DesignerDavid Shatan-Pardo
Costume DesignerRachel Barnas
Props DesignerWells Thorne
Sound EngineerPek Shibao
Graphic DesignerRebecca Sylvers
Musical DirectorDan Rubins
Musical DirectorJerome Luo
MusicianNick Letizio
MusicianCallie Fosburgh
MusicianJacob Reske
Assistant DirectorSkyler Ross
Assistant ProducerDouglas Streat
Assistant ProducerJavier Cienfuegos
Assistant Lighting DesignerBenjamin Ackerman

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