Meet Eric. He's an aspiring playwright who's trying to break into TV writing when his Dad interrupts his plans by suddenly getting sick with a terminal illness. Instead of stepping up to his familial duties, Eric runs away from his sadness straight into a "Wall of Dicks." Fortunately, there's a hot, imaginary Cockroach who's there to help him to confront his grief and his family's disappointment. Death and Cockroaches, a brand-new theatrical experience written by Chalk Rep Artistic Circle member Eric Reyes Loo and directed by Chalk Rep founding member Jennifer Chang in an innovative, immersive production featuring a full sensory experience.
Chalk Rep, known as a leader in site-specific theater, is taking its latest production to an actual theater, utilizing technology and projections to transport the audience inside Eric's head.