Spongebob Squarepants Youth Musical

Gloucester Stage Youth Company Summer Program 2023

Join us this Summer

Underwater in Bikini Bottom 

The Gloucester Stage Youth Company presents an exciting new musical featuring irresistible characters and magical music. This deep-sea pearl of a show is set to make a splash with audiences young and old.


Camp Dates

9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Monday July 10 – Friday July 14
Monday July 17 – Friday July 21
Monday July 24 – Thursday July 27


7:00 pm Thursday July 27
7:00 pm Friday July 28
3:00 pm & 7:00pm Saturday July 29


Students currently in grades 3rd – 12th are invited to Audition

Auditions will take place Saturday June 10th at Gloucester Stage Company 267 East Main Street, Gloucester from 9am – 12pm. Students of all experience and ability are welcome to participate and more information about auditions will be provided in advance via email. There is no fee to audition.

Tuition Fee Structure

Summer Camp: $45/day or $630 pp.

No child turned away due to lack of funds, see below for more information.

Plunge into this stunning all-singing, all-dancing, dynamic stage show!

When the citizens of Bikini Bottom discover that a volcano will soon erupt and destroy their humble home, SpongeBob and his friends must come together to save the fate of their undersea world. With lives hanging in the balance and all hope lost, a most unexpected hero rises up.

The power of optimism really can save the world!

About the Youth Company

Gloucester Stage Youth Company is proud to offer professional training workshops and performance opportunities designed to provide quality, innovative theatre experiences to children and teens, helping them to discover their voice and identity and nurture their creative and intellectual growth through the development of skills they can use onstage and in their daily lives.

Additional Youth Program Details

Character Breakdown (Casting)

French Narrator
SpongeBob SquarePants (Range: A2-G4)
Patrick Star (Range: A2-A4)
Squidward (Range: A2-F#4)
Sandy Cheeks (Range: A3-E5)
Mr. Krabs (Range: D3-B4)
Sheldon J. Plankton (Range: E3-E4)
Karen Plankton (Range: A3-F#4)
Pearl (Range: Bb3-E5)
Perch Perkins
Mayor of Bikini Bottom
Sardine 1 (Range: G2-D4/G3-D5)
Sardine 2 (Range: G2-D4/G3-D5)
Sardine 3 (Range: G2-D4/G3-D5)
Old Man Jenkins
Sardine Devotees (5)
Townfish 1
Townfish 2
Townfish 3
Larry the Lobster
Electric Skate 1 (Range: G3-C4/G4-C5)
Electric Skate 2 (Range: G3-C4/G4-C5)
Electric Skate 3 (Range: G3-C4/G4-C5)
Fish in Krabby Patty Costume
Mrs. Puff

Sea Creatures, Townsfish, Girl Fish, Cowboy Fish, BFF Letters, Sardines, Citizens, Chorus of Sponges, Angry Mob, Sea Anemones

Tuition Assistance


Limited funds are available for financial aid. Applications will be processed on a first come, first served basis. You will be contacted about your application, whether or not a scholarship is awarded. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD PDF

Who is eligible for financial aid?
Financial aid eligibility is dependent upon the degree of need as verified by this form and supporting documents.

Do you offer payment plans?
Payment plans may be taken advantage of by anyone, regardless of financial need. This option is available to families who prefer to split a balance of $100 or more into two or three installments. No application is required; if you would like to arrange a payment plan, please email the Education Director: Holly@gloucesterstage.com

How do I apply for financial aid?
Email this completed form, with relevant documents attached, to the Education Director: Holly@gloucesterstage.com or bring paper copies to the theatre box office. Financial aid requests must be submitted a week prior to the first date of class or rehearsal.

What does a financial aid scholarship cover?
If eligible, one partial or full scholarship will be awarded per household. For scholarships greater than 50%, volunteer opportunities are encouraged. No child turned away due to lack of funding.

For more info:
holly@gloucesterstage.com or 978-281-4099 x103

Access & Inclusion

As part of Gloucester Stage Youth Company’s commitment to access and inclusion, we make intentional choices in our practices to ensure we are a welcoming space for people of all abilities, ethnicities, economic statuses and genders.

Our teaching artists are happy to work with families to meet individual physical and learning needs. If there are ways in which we can help your family feel more welcome or supported, please email our Education Director: Holly@gloucesterstage.com

Made Possible with Support From:

Nickelodeon’s SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Youth Edition is presented by special arrangement with Concord Theatricals.