The EMOJILAND musical is a caffeinated pot of rainbow delight

If an off-Broadway musical about Emojis cajoles me into feeling for flat two-dimensional facial expressions on the smartphone screen that serve as emotional shorthands, then it has succeeded.

Now playing at The Duke, Emojiland is constructed of the world within your smartphone, populated by humanized emojis in cubist-saturated set (design by David Goldstein)…