"In a world…where singing puppets can't hear you scream…" Meat & Potato Theatre creates the mash-up of the season with this tribute to all things Sci-Fi, puppet, and Broadway musical! Follow the adventures of Ellen Ripley (m&p favorite Rebecca Marcotte) as she returns to the planet where she first encountered a murderous alien that wiped out her entire crew. Now she's imbedded in a platoon of Space Marines whose mission it is to discover why the colony on that same planet has gone mysteriously quiet. Oozing with characters from Snake Plissken to Optimus Prime, from Bert to Ernie, and from Alf to Lady Gaga! Festering with hundreds references to other science fiction movies! Quarantined with 8 brand new songs and dances! Meat & Potato Theatre takes you to heaven and back with their unique brand of theatrical storytelling! (May 2012)
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Production publicity shot

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Ripley (Rebecca Marcotte) floats through space dreaming of her daughter

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Ripley sings MY DAUGHTER'S EYES

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Space Marines!

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The Space Marines land on LV426

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First Sergeant Optimus Prime

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Bernie finds the colonists

WannaPringle?

Some aliens are scarier than others. Here ALF meets the Space Marines

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The team makes a discovery in the Med Lab

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Ripley to Neo, “Oops, I made a clean spot. Now I did it.”

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The Space Marines enter the alien hive

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The aliens attack Lando

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Prime says, “Like us, there’s more to them than meets the eye.”

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Aliens dance, al la Fosse

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Aliens sing COOL CAT SCAT

TheSurvivors

The survivors of the alien attack consider their position at the top of Act 2

Turnoffmyheart

ABOT and friends sing the torch song TURN OFF MY HEART

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Ripley sings to Neo that she’ll be watch from that camera up there

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“I made a bad call,” says Burke.

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“I’m gonna nail you right to the wall,” promises Ripley.

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Ripley arrives on sub-level 3 to rescue Neo

PodCrop

Ripley and Neo discover hundreds of alien pods.

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The Alien Queen arrives.

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“Come to me my children of the night!” sings the alien Queen.

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“Kill for me” sings the Queen.

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The moment you've all been waiting for: “Get away from her, you bitch!”

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The Queen and Ripley battle to the death.

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Neo and the Queen prepare to battle--with lightsabers.

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Mock up of original movie publicity shot

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ALIENS cast