A new TikTok musical is coming from the creative lead behind the Ratatouille musical!
Daniel Mertzlufft has been teasing the “For You, Paige” musical all year so far, and it’s finally premiering next week.
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According to Variety, TikTok has commissioned this musical, and it will be performed live from a theater in New York City on Thursday, April 14th.
“For You, Paige” features songs written by Daniel, Julia Riew, Katherine Lynn-Rose, RJ Christian, Blake Rouse, Morgan Reilly, Alex Engleberg, Kate Leonard, and Gosz & Fotos, and with orchestrations by Macy Schmidt.
Here’s a synopsis: Teen music nerd Landon collaborates with his best friend, Paige on a TikTok song inspired by her favorite book series. Landon’s TikTok goes viral, thrusting him into the spotlight — and leaving Paige behind. When a producer offers Landon the opportunity to adapt the book series into a musical, Landon discovers that the glory of doing it all himself isn’t worth the stress and enlists the help of Paige and the TikTok community to turn the show into a huge success.
Starring in the show are Broadway’s Dear Evan Hansen and HSMTMTS‘ Roman Banks as Landon, Sri Ramesh as Paige, James Henry as Tyler, Krystina Alabado as Kaia and JJ Niemann as Jarek.
“For You, Paige” will be livestreamed on the @TikTok account NEXT Thursday, April 4th at 7pm ET.
Check out some of the making of below and head to Daniel’s TikTok page for more…
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