Christian Slater Catches Heathers: The Musical Onstage in N.Y.C.

Greetings and salutations, Heathers fans. It’s time to rev up those chainsaws, because the 1988 cult comedy is back and this time its teenage angst has a musical beat.

On Monday, Heathers celebrated its 25th anniversary with the opening of Heathers: The Musical at New York City’s New World Stages. Among the first Corn Nuts aficionados to see the off-Broadway adaptation was the original J.D. himself, actor Christian Slater.

Heathers: The Musical & 5 More Teen Movies That Would Be 'Totally Fetch' on Stage

Veronica’s teen angst had a body count, and now it has a score! Rev your chainsaws, because the 1989 dark comedy Heathers is being adapted into an off-Broadway musical.