Repo! The Genetic Opera and The Devil’s Carnival Double Feature

Darren Lynn Bousman and his team bring this wicked double feature back to Chicago’s Music Box Theatre!

In 2008, the masterminds behind The Devil’s Carnival created Repo! The Genetic Opera, a like-minded, twisted musical film event. years later, Repo! is still a proud home to shadow casts and late-night movie madness worldwide, earning Repo! a place in cult cinema history. Come see a double feature of insanity!

The special limited engagement double bill begins with a screening of Episode One of The Devil’s Carnival, followed by a live audience Q&A with director Darren Lynn Bousman, writer/actor Terrance Zdunich, and composer Saar Hendelman, where they will discuss the films and reveal sneak peeks of the upcoming The Devil’s Carnival: Episode Two. The evening will conclude with a screening of Repo! The Genetic Opera.



SINNER: $20. One Ticket to TDC/REPO! double bill, including a live Q&A with the creators.

RINGMASTER: VIP Experience: $40. One Ticket to TDC/REPO! double bill, including a live Q&A with the creators, PLUS an autographed event poster, AND a MEET & GREET WITH DARREN LYNN BOUSMAN, TERRANCE ZDUNICH, and SAAR HENDELMAN.

Repo! The Genetic Opera

directed by Darren Lynn Bousman starring Alexa Vega, Anthony Steward Head, Paris Hilton, Sarah Brightman in English

Begun in 2002 as a Los Angeles stage production by writers Darren Smith and Terrence Zdunich, Repo! The Genetic Opera was designed as a gory, comedic Grand Guignol to appeal more to club goers than fans of musical theater.

In the not-so-distant future, a worldwide epidemic of organ failures devastates the planet. Out of the tragedy, a savior emerges: GENECO, a biotech company that offers organ transplants… for a price. Those who miss their payments are scheduled for repossession and hunted by THE REPO MAN.

The Devil’s Carnival

directed by Darren Lynn Bousman starring Emilie Autumn, Shem Andre Byron, Dayton Callie, Paul Sorvino in English

A carnival…set in Hell…run by the Devil…

In The Devil’s Carnival: Episode One, sinners are invited to a theme park where they endure the repetition of their transgressions. What chances do a conniving kleptomaniac, a gullible teenager, and an obsessed father stand when facing their own moral failings? Lucifer and his color full cast of singing carnies invite you to grab a ticket to The Devil’s Carnival to find out!

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