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The Desire of the Astronaut

From 6 member reviews
Members say: Confusing, Absorbing, Ambitious, Edgy, Profound

About the show

Pregones Ensemble presents a new musical inspired by actual training missions by NASA personnel. More…

Floating in space thousands and thousands of miles away from us, Puerto Rican astronaut Esteban Only is calling, yet his call goes unnoticed and his world gets further away with each breath. Esteban is alone, yearning to bridge the gap between his reality and those who lovingly await for his return. Stranded on the U.S. Wanderer, an old space station locked in orbit around Mars, Esteban’s only human contact—via intermittent, static-ridden radio communications—is fellow space mission veteran Emily Kinson, who's trying to guide him back to Earth.



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100
Absorbing, Clever, Edgy, Great writing, Great staging

See it if This is my 2nd time at this theater. We love it! The show is haunting, made me think of new ways to look at our world. Insightful. Must see!

Don't see it if No comments. Me and my family enjoyed it a lot.

100
Absorbing, Edgy, Great acting, Great staging, Great writing

See it if This was truly spectacular. Profound, thought provoking. I was just immersed! First time at this theater but not the last.

Don't see it if Not for people who like superficial stuff.

95
Clever, Great acting, Thought-provoking, Profound, Ambitious

See it if This was such an enjoyable experience. The company is excellent and we don't get to see this kind of stories often. Loved it!

Don't see it if Sunday parking is a bit tight so leave early. I made it just in time. I'm glad I did!


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