The Bully Problem
- SLAFPOC (pre-release-mix)
- Off Balance (pre-release mix)
- Operational (pre-release mix)
- Van Der Bort (pre-release mix)
Fourteen-year-old tech whiz Kevin Dijkstra just wants to build robots, but the bullies at Van Der Bort Junior High are making that tough. When Kevin gets the idea of using a high-tech android to defend his classmates against the bullies, he’s suddenly thrown into a conflict that could change the school forever!
THE BULLY PROBLEM is a family-friendly musical with witty humor, catchy tunes, humorously distinct characters, and a smidge of science fiction. It focuses on the subjects of bullying, recognizing self-worth, and the importance of human connections. Suitable for both grownups and young audience members alike! (But not bullies.)
Book, music, and lyrics by Michael Gordon Shapiro
The show had its commercial premiere at the 2019 Hollywood Fringe festival, where it earned an
The official cast album is planned for late 2022. In the meantime, some demo recordings are available on this page.
For more information
For more information about this project, please visit www.thebullyproblem.com