Dragons Love Tacos

Friday, June 14 at 7 PM & Saturday, June 15 at 2 PM Sensory Friendly performance Saturday, June 15 at 11 AM

Based on the popular children’s Dragons Love Tacos tells the story of a boy and his dog who look for something to do on a rainy day and meet a mysterious man who teaches them all about dragons. When the boy throws his new dragon friends a spicy salsa taco party, red-hot trouble ensues.

A special “Sensory Friendly” performance for people with sensory sensitivity  will be held Saturday, June 15 at 11:00 AM.  During this performance, modifications including minimizing startling sounds and effects, refraining from dimming the house lights during the performance, arranging audience chairs to allow more personal space, and ensuring a judgment-free environment where audience members are free to vocalize or move around the room if they need to.  

Tickets are $5 and available at the door.

 at St. Paul Community Church, 18200 Dixie Highway, Homewood.  Enter through west side lower level entrance.  If you need to use the accessible entrance, please enter on east (Dixie Highway) side.


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We perform in the lower level of St. Paul Community Church, 18200 Dixie Highway 23 Miles South of Chicago in Homewood, IL.

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