Production Manager Greg Kolack and Producer Dave Ogrin spent their morning visiting the Chopin Theatre, where Planet Wongo would soon emerge, to discuss some outstanding technical issues. Outside the theatre, the new Planet Wongo poster was on display and postcards were inside. It was nice to see them in place. The Chopin was in the process of clearing out the space to get ready for the immersive production that Greg and Dave were about to bring in. Things were progressing ni
Producer/co-writer Dave Ogrin and director David Rigano rushed (slightly bleary eyed) off their early morning plane from New York City, grabbed the blue line to Belmont and headed over to the Porchlight Theatre rehearsal space where the first day of the Chicago production of Wild Women Of Planet Wongo began. It was the official Meet and Greet and everyone working on the show was invited. Most of the cast attended as did the fabulous design team. After everyone introduced them
Chicago is full of great Dance Clubs …. Smart Bar, The Mid, Beauty Bar just to name a few. But did you know that the most underground dance party of all is happening this summer at Wild Women Of Planet Wongo? That’s right. Where else can you get your groove on with purple and green alien women, sip frosty green Wongotinis and enjoy the craziest interactive show you will ever see? Only in the lower level of the Chopin Theatre, Wicker Park where the Wongo lounge will be rocking
Looking for fun things to do in Chicago this summer? It’s hard to have more fun than you’ll have experiencing the immersive sci-fi musical spoof Wild Women Of Planet Wongo which makes its way to the Chopin Theatre summer 2018 run after a long success in New York City. Geeks of Doom wrote that Wongo is “90+ minutes of craziness, costumes, and hilarious songs that allows guests to be a part of the performance. Combining the classic sci-fi vibe of the late 50s and early 60s, the
We love how No Proscenium describes Wild Women of Planet Wongo: “An immersive musical somewhere between Rocky Horror Picture Show and Mystery Science Theater 3000.”
– noproscenium.com Yes – if you are a fan of Rocky Horror Picture Show or Mystery Science Theater 3000, then we have an immersive theater show for you! Our wacky musical comedy is performed with no seats or stage – and is a truly immersive experience! You'll be dancing, drinking Wongotinis and laughing and singi
Looking for an interactive theater experience in Chicago? Wild Women of Planet Wongo is a campy musical comedy adventure that will have you drinking Wongotinis and mingling with the women of Wongo! So let your hair down and join us for an immersive theater experience you'll never forget. With catchy music and talented, engaging actors, you'll be entranced to drink Wongotinis, dance with strangers, and fall in love with immersive theater! Below is a great review from Kaila M.
Looking for Live Theater in the Chicago? Well look no further, the Wild Women of Planet Wongo is a musical comedy with a sci-fi theme happening at the Chopin Theatre in Wicker Park, Chicago. Starting in June 2018, Chicagoans can join us as our immersive musical sci-fi spoof propels the audience into the middle of a madcap 60s B movie experience. No seats are needed (or available!) in this galaxy, not with frosty green Wongotini cocktails, gravity-free dancing, retro game show
Join #PlanetWongo at Chopin Theatre starting June 8th! Wild Women of Planet Wongo is a totally immersive live theater experience like no other! Think "Rocky Horror Picture Show" but with even more engaging action and laughs! #60s #spoof #WickerPark #Wongettes #PlanetWongo #musical #comedy
If you love musical comedies, then Wild Women of Planet Wongo is the show for you! Enter a world of Amazonian warrior women and their alluring Queen who first meet men when two bumbling astronauts crash onto their purple and green planet. Hilarity ensues when the guys think they’ve discovered paradise but the Wild Women of Planet Wongo have surprises in store for their captive guests. #scifi #60s #WickerPark #Wongettes #comedy #musical #immersivetheater
Immersive theater is one of the most exciting things to do on a night out in Chicago! Wild Women of Planet Wongo – the most immersive outerspace comedy is coming to Chicago in June 2018!
The Wongettes, decked out with pointy purple hair and mesmerizing green costumes, are the stars of the outrageous, B-movie-inspired musical comedy! If you're in Chicago this summer, make sure to check out Planet Wongo. It's sure to be an immersive comedy experience you'll never forget.