I Wanna Believe! An X-Files Parody Musical

Directed by Jessica Mitolo

Thursday @ 7:30 | Mainstage

$18, $16 Students

About the Show

Agents Mulder and Scully are on the case! As a deadly dancing epidemic spreads among suburbanites Mulder and Scully are forced to confront their feelings for each other all while singing and dancing! I Wanna Believe! has all your favorites, AD Skinner! Alex Krycek! The Cigarette Smoking Man! And even some of your not so favorites, aka Diana Fowley (bleh). This musical parody asks the question all hardcore X-Philes have been wondering for years. No, not, do aliens exist? But when the fuck are these dummies gonna friggin bone already?! You have our word, Mulder and Scully will make out in this show*.

*Mulder and Scully not guaranteed to make out

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Add dinner on to your show ticket for $29. Head over to Drew’s on Halsted, just down Belmont, for their special pre fixe menu before or after this show. Offer only valid until 10:30 pm.
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The People

Jessica Mitolo, Director

Originally from Youngstown, Ohio, Jessica received her degree in Acting and Directing from Bowling Green State University. Since moving to Chicago, she has studied, performed and directed at various schools and venues throughout the city. As a faculty member at … Continue reading Jessica Mitolo

Emily Hyatt, Writer

Emily Hyatt is beyond thrilled to finally share I Wanna Believe! with the world. She has been a long time fan of The X-Files since her awkward preteen years to now her slightly less awkward adulthood. A comedian from Barrington … Continue reading Emily Hyatt

Shannon Baucus, Assistant Director and Choreographer

Shannon Baucus is honored to get to perform in Clear CONscience. with the women of Burlesque is More! Shannon has been performing in improv since she was a teenager and developed her stand-up and sketch skills in college when she … Continue reading Shannon Baucus

Matthew Pollack, Music Director

Cast Members