Reaching for the stars

. January 3, 2018.
silent-sky

If you saw and loved the award-winning film Hidden Figures this year, you’re going to adore Lauren Gunderson’s beautiful new play about powerful women scientists. Silent Sky: A Luminous Tribute To Women, Scientific Discovery, and Music is the fictionalized story of real-life astronomer Henrietta Swan Leavitt and her female colleagues as they pave the way for scientific discoveries at the turn of the 20th century. Humor, romance, and feminism combine to make Silent Sky a can’t-miss experience. January 12-21. 8pm, Fridays and Saturdays. 2pm, Sundays. $20.

Valentine Theatre Studio A
410 N Superior St. | 419-246-8000
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