Kyrus Keenan Westcott Joins the Cast of Spongebob: The Musical as Plankton!

The Ritz Theatre Company and The Vibe With Ky is thrilled to announce that Kyrus Keenan Westcott has signed on to play the deviously hilarious villain, Plankton, in the upcoming production of Spongebob: The Musical. Set to run from July 14 to July 30, 2023, this theatrical extravaganza promises to bring the beloved underwater world of Bikini Bottom to life like never before.

After over a year of directing musicals, Ky is diving back into the limelight with his return to the stage. In his own words, he cheekily exclaimed, “I’m bubbling with excitement to join the cast of Spongebob: The Musical! Who knew that after spending so much time behind the scenes, I would be drawn to play a character with such a tiny stature? Plankton, watch out, because I’m ready to make waves!”

Spongebob: The Musical, a Broadway sensation, captured the hearts of audiences during its highly successful run, receiving rave reviews for its toe-tapping tunes, dazzling choreography, and a captivating storyline. The musical follows the lovable sponge, Spongebob Squarepants, and his underwater friends as they embark on a wild and hilarious adventure to save their beloved town from certain doom. Plankton, the microscopic mastermind, hatches yet another dastardly plan to steal the secret formula for the coveted Krabby Patty, putting Bikini Bottom in jeopardy. Will Spongebob and his pals prevail against Plankton’s schemes? You’ll have to join us at The Ritz Theatre Company to find out!

Tickets for Spongebob: The Musical are currently on sale and selling faster than Gary can slurp up snail snacks. Don’t miss your chance to witness this fin-tastic production filled with catchy tunes, vibrant sets, and an all-star cast. To secure your spot and guarantee an evening of laughter and joy, visit or call the box office at 856-288-3500.

About The Ritz Theatre Company: The Ritz Theatre Company has been delighting audiences with exceptional productions for over two decades. With its commitment to excellence, innovative performances, and a talented ensemble, The Ritz Theatre Company continues to be a premier destination for theater enthusiasts in New Jersey.