Do you remember
When things were stable
When things were just one thing, everywhere—
One species? Unpolluted? Indivisible, under God
With liberty and justice for some?
It’s springtime in America. The war is finally over. Grotilde has completed her life’s work of losing the last 10 pounds, General Michail has proposed, and the President is up to his new tricks. So what if the weather is a little strange and the last soldier won’t come home?
Kate Tarker’s satire pokes, picks, and plucks at a society swimming, spinning, sloughing, and slurping through the fog of war. Directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz (Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again.)
Featuring Juan Carlos Hernández, Ben Horner, Matthew Jeffers, Dierdre O’Connell, and Monique St. Cyr.
Matt Saunders (scenic designer), Oana Botez (costume designer), Yi Zhao (lighting designer), Chad Raines (sound designer), Ryan Courtney (props), Thomas Schall (fight choreography), Emely Zepeda (production stage manager), and Bonnie McHeffey (assistant stage manager).
There two remaining 99-Cent Sunday performances of THUNDERBODIES on November 4 and November 11. These performances are first come, first served, and cash only. A line forms outside the theater as early as two hours before curtain time. You can read more about 99-Cent Sundays here.
THUNDERBODIES runs 1 hour, 30 minutes, with no intermission.