Younger brother Jimmy wants to create a superhero who is invincible, despite his brother's reasoning that all superheros must have a weakness. There were so many references to superheros in the text that we made a point of asking playwright Julia Cho if she really was an X-Men fan, or if she had researched all the information.
Creating a pool of water on stage was a major challenge. We took out a portion of the stage risers and built a custom platform with a trap door. Then a kiddie pool was inflated under the structure, and sealed luan facing masked the pool. Every week it had to be drained, one bucket at a time.
Fight call prior to house opening was a must for this moment.