Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical – Info & Synopsis


Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical takes place in a small town where the residents are all “squares”. When Lily Polkadot is sent to Rockaway Square School, she stands out because of her unique polkadots, and she experiences immediate discrimination from the square kids. The story unfolds as Lily befriends a shy square boy named Sky, and together, they work to promote tolerance and understanding. Polkadots touches on themes of diversity, acceptance, and friendship.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Contemporary (2016)

Cast Size: 4

Genre: Theatre for Young Audiences

Setting: Present / Fictional

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics: Douglas Lyons

Music: Greg Borowsky

Book: Melvin Tunstall III

Cast Albums

World Premiere Cast (2016)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Broadway Licensing➝

Sheet Music: Musicnotes➝


2010s, Black Artists, Family-Friendly, Middle School, Original, Pop/RockSchool, Small Cast

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