Actually, this is no joke. The Big Bang Theory: A Pop-Rock Musical Parody will begin performances off-Broadway at the Jerry Orbach Theater on February 28 and open officially on March 7.
“The Big Bang Theory‘s charming and nerdy group of scientists have spent 12 years finding love and experimenting with space-age theory until their lives are turned upside down by their favorite Star Trek character come to life! A hilarious romp through past, present, and future, this pop/rock musical spoofs the gang at their best, their worst, their most musical, and at their absolute wildest. BASINGA!”
The parody is directed by Tristan J. Shuler with a book, music, and lyrics by Karlan Judd and will be produced by CNK Theatricals produces.
The Big Bang Theory: A Pop-Rock Musical Parody and set to run in repertory with The Office! A Musical Parody at Jerry Orbach Theater.
The cast and full creative team will be announced at a later time.
The show is slated for an open-ended run beginning with previews February 28.