Book & Lyrics by Marc Lewallen and Brad Younts
Music by Mary Spray Musical Arrangements by Matt Mehawich
THEY’RE COMING TO GET YOU, BARBARA!
Named Chicago’s Best Musical, Best New Play and Funniest Show.
Musical of the Living Dead takes audiences on a rip-roaring journey beyond the grave with its satirical send-ups of classic zombie films and musical theater. Ten survivors of a recent zombie apocalypse, trapped in a farmhouse are willing to try anything to escape. Writers Marc Lewallen and Brad Younts gleefully fulfill horror-film conventions in creating the melee of the zombie apocalypse as we watch the survivors band together against a ravenous horde of brain-eating (and dancing) zombies.
The zombies and humans alike take part in memorable original show tunes inspired from such disparate sources as George Gershwin and Green Day – complete with tap dancing, power ballads and rapping. Musical of the Living Dead is a hysterical, hummable, 4-D zombie doomsday adventure complete with Bootless’ infamous The Pit Splatter Zone.
July 10, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
July 11, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
July 17, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
July 18, 2020 @ 8:00 pm
PIT SPLATTER ZONE – $28 Online / $32 At-the-Door (All Ages)
NON-SPLATTER ZONE – $22 Online / $27 At-the-Door (All Ages)
MUSICAL OF THE LIVING DEAD IS A VERY MESSY SHOW. BOOTLESS IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR DAMAGE TO CLOTHING OR ANY OTHER PERSONAL ITEMS. IT IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED THAT YOU DON’T BRING PURSES, BAGS OR ANYTHING ELSE THAT CAN’T GET WET, DIRTY OR NEEDS TO BE LEFT ON THE FLOOR. IT WON’T SURVIVE!! ZIPLOCK BAGS ARE SUGGESTED FOR CELL PHONES.
Our Summer Horror Musicals, especially Splatter Zone, sell out. Online advance ticket purchase is STRONGLY recommended. Tickets for Non-Splatter may be available at the door. However, availability is not guaranteed. Certain performances may have $10 floor seats (with obstructed view) for sale at the door on show night. Please check website and Facebook for details.
NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR BEVERAGE PERMITTED. PHOTO ID IS REQUIRED FOR BAR SERVICE.
Musical of the Living Dead is presented through special arrangement with The Cowardly Scarecrow Theater Company.