Science Fiction On Stage

When one thinks of Science Fiction, live theatre does not instantly jump to mind, but there are a surprising number of productions based on science fiction topics, most centering on dystopian futures and time travel.    I will be looking at three such musicals. Urinetown (2001) – Urinetown is a satirical comedy musical based on the…


Nope: Don’t Look Up


Nope, Jordan Peele’s latest horror film (now available on demand), centers around the Haywoods, a family of Hollywood animal trainers who have a rural ranch outside of the city.  When their father dies from mysterious debris falling from the sky, his children must try to keep the business going.  Six months later, Otis Junior (Daniel…