Be More Chill

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Name(s): Be More Chill
Abbreviation(s): BMC
Scope/Focus: Musical
Date(s): Book published in 2005

Original Musical run in June 2015 Off-Broadway run in August 2018

Broadway Run in March 2019
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Be More Chill is a musical by Joe Iconis and Joe Tracz.[1] It was adapted from a book of the same name by Ned Vizzini. The musical ran from May 30 to June 21 at the Two River Theater in Red Bank New Jersey and was given a cast album thanks to Ghostlight Records.[1] Despite being released off-off-Broadway, the show gained an avid following on Tumblr in 2017. The show later was given an Off-Broadway run at the Signature Theatre, and later announced that it would be transferring to the Lyceum Theatre for a Broadway run, beginning in March 2019. The musical follows Jeremy Heere, a nerdy highschooler, who takeds a pill that contains a supercomputer that will help him act cooler, called a SQUIP.


The fandom is primarily centered around the musical. Popular pairings include Jeremy Heere/Michael Mell (Also called Boyf riends or Meremy), Rich Goranski/Jake Dillinger (Also called Height Diffrences or Richjake), and Brooke/Chloe (Also called Pinkberry). Ask blogs for specific characters or AUs are popular.

Example Fanworks


Ask Blogs


  • Contretemps by sassycasp, a Michael/Jeremy fic set during their senior year of high school.

Other Links

Be More Chill on AO3


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