The Supreme Leader - Dallas Theater Center

2017 REGIONAL TONY AWARD®

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WORLD PREMIERE | Written by DON X. NGUYEN | Directed by KEVIN MORIARTY
Kalita Humphreys Theater | October 28 – November 21, 2021   *Social Distance Seating available

This coming-of-age comedy imagines Kim Jong-Un’s final throes of youth before his fateful return to North Korea. While in boarding school in Switzerland, Kim Jong-Un learns he’s next in line following his older brother’s career-ending trip to Tokyo Disneyland. But he must prove himself. Under the watchful eye of his minder, he sets his paintbrush aside to spy on his pretty American friend Sophie.

The Supreme Leader is approximately 90 minutes with no intermission. No concessions will be available. Complimentary water will be provided in the lobby.

Prefer to enjoy the show at home? The digital version of The Supreme Leader will be available for purchase through December 4, 2021. Ticket purchasers will receive an email notification beginning November 22 with instructions on how to access and view the performance. The performance will be available to view online November 22 – December 4, 2021.

WORLD PREMIERE | Written by DON X. NGUYEN | Directed by KEVIN MORIARTY
Kalita Humphreys Theater | October 28 – November 21, 2021   *Social Distance Seating available

This coming-of-age comedy imagines Kim Jong-Un’s final throes of youth before his fateful return to North Korea. While in boarding school in Switzerland, Kim Jong-Un learns he’s next in line following his older brother’s career-ending trip to Tokyo Disneyland. But he must prove himself. Under the watchful eye of his minder, he sets his paintbrush aside to spy on his pretty American friend Sophie.

The Supreme Leader is approximately 90 minutes with no intermission. No concessions will be available. Complimentary water will be provided in the lobby.

Prefer to enjoy the show at home? The digital version of The Supreme Leader will be available for purchase through December 4, 2021. Ticket purchasers will receive an email notification beginning November 22 with instructions on how to access and view the performance. The performance will be available to view online November 22 – December 4, 2021.

Show Creators / Director
Don X. Nguyen
Playwright
Kevin Moriarty
Director
Cast
Oscar Seung
Kim Jong-Un
Albert Park
Minder
McKenna Marmolejo 
Sophie
Garrett Weir
Roger

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