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The Wong Kids in the Secret of the Space Chupacabra, Go!

by Lloyd Suh
directed by Coya Paz

Do you ever wish you could be unique without being different? All Bruce and Violet Wong want is to fit in and to have friends. When they discover they both have superpowers, the fate of the world falls into their hands. Will their unique strengths be enough to save the world from the Space Chupacabra?

Recommended for ages 8 and up.

September 27, 2018 - November 03, 2018
TUE & THU at 10AM
SAT at 2PM
SAT 10/27: No Performance
SUN 10/28 at 2PM 
DePaul's Merle Reskin Theatre
(312) 922 1999

Themes: Being Different; Bravery; Family; Self-Acceptance; Super Powers

Harmony Zhang (Violet), Christina Euphrat (Nobody/Woofenwolf/Qweeguin), Laila Rodrigues (Mars/ Great Prognosticator/ Gyoza), Johnny Trần (Bruce), Garrett Young (Mailman/Bandersnatch/Imperious Canute), and Eamon Hurd (Stinson/Woofenwolf/Gimbop). ​

The production team includes scenic design by Paloma Locsin, costume design by Isabelle Laursen, lighting design by Katelyn Le-Thompson, sound design by Agata Pacia, technical direction by Shane Kelly, dramaturgy by Briana Schwartz, and stage management by Danny Fender. ​

Special Events:

9/29: Opening Day Autograph Session with the cast following the performance.
10/11: Post Show Discussion
10/20: Post Show Discussion
10/23: Audio Description
10/25: ASL Interpreting
10/28: ASL Interpreting ​

Accessibility Services and Interpreted Performances:

If you or your child require wheelchair accessible and/or companion seating, or have any other hearing or vision needs, please let us know when you reserve your tickets so that we can make sure your visit to our theatre is an excellent one. Discounted tickets are available for patrons with disabilities and their guests.

Performances Interpreted in American Sign Language & Assisted Listening Devices:

The performances of The Wong Kids in the Secret of the Space Chupacabra, Go! on 10/25 (10 AM) and 10/28 (2 PM) will be interpreted in American Sign Language. Call TTY (773) 325-7975. We also offer Sennheiser personal listening devices for each performance at DePaul's Merle Reskin Theatre. These assistive listening devices are available to patrons upon request.

Audio Description Services:

The performance of The Wong Kids in the Secret of the Space Chupacabra, Go! on 10/23 (10 AM) will include a live audio-description of the visual and physical events onstage for patrons who are blind or have low-vision. Call (312) 922-1999 for more information.