Things to Ruin: Musical Info & Synopsis


Things to Ruin is a song cycle that brings to life the messy, poignant, and often humorous moments that define the human experience. Each song in Things to Ruin serves as a vignette, presenting a snapshot of a character’s life or a particular moment in time. From the struggles of adulthood to the complexities of friendship and romance, the musical explores themes of love, relationships, and the challenges of navigating a changing world.

Musical Information

Parental Warning: Adult Themes/Content

Musical Type: Contemporary (2008)

Cast Size: 9

Genre: Song Cycle

Setting: Present

Creative Team

Music/Lyrics/Book: Joe Iconis

Cast Albums

Original Cast (2010)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


2000s, Rock, Solo Composer, Song Cycle

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