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Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson

January 23, 2019 7:00 PM until January 23, 2019 8:30 PM Whittenberger Planetarium Concert

The true story of 19th-century astronomer Henrietta Leavitt explores a woman’s place in society during a time of immense scientific discoveries, when women’s ideas were dismissed until men claimed credit for them. Social progress, like scientific progress, can be hard to see when one is trapped among earthly complications; Henrietta Leavitt and her female peers believe in both, and their dedication changed the way we understand both the heavens and Earth.

The C of I performances are produced by the Scarlet Masque Theatre Club.

COST FOR THIS THEATER PRODUCTION:

  • $5/child ages 12-17
  • $10/adult ages 18+
  • C of I students and children under 12: free

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