Electronic Planet Ensemble presents the world premiere of
The Chimponauts and the Mechanical Phantom
May.03-18, 2013 8pm | 3 Weeks only!
into the future with the Chimponauts, as humanity's only hope
for survival takes one giant step into a crowded universe.
Electronic Planet Ensemble, known for their outrageous Sci-Fi/B-Movie
spoofs, propels their work to a new level with giant live-action
puppetry, movement, video, and their signature electronic
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Written and Directed by Melissa Vogt-Patterson. Original
Music by Sergio R. Samayoa and Chad Salvata. Video Design
by Sergio R. Samayoa. Scenic Design by Ann Marie Gordon. Lighting
Design by Patrick Anthony. Chimp puppets worn and manipulated
by Justin LaVergne and Olivia Warner. Other puppeteers include
Joanna Wright, Rebecca Goldstein, Betsy McCann, and Katherine
Wilkinson. Puppets designed and created by Olivia Warner,
Ann Marie Gordon, Justin LaVergne, and Melissa Vogt-Patterson.
This project is funded and supported in part by VORTEX Repertory
Company and by the City of Austin through the Economic Growth
and Redevelopment Services Office/Cultural Arts Division,
believing an investment in the Arts is an investment in Austin's
future. Visit Austin at NowPlayingAustin.com
$30-$25 Priority Seating, $15-$20 General Admission, $10 Starving
2-for-1 admission on Thursdays and Sundays with donation of
2 canned goods for SafePlace.
Limited seating. Advanced Purchase Recommended.
Mothers get in FREE on Mother’s Day, May 12!!