Silent Sky

(Production) Produced by Lost Nation Theater @ City Hall Auditorium Arts Center

39 Main Street, Montpelier, VT 05602

April 19, 2018 - May 6, 2018

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Lauren Gunderson (Playwright) & Gregg Brevoort (Director)

Starring: Courtney Wood, G. Richard Ames, Emme Erdossy, Lindsey Newton, & Eve Passeltiner

Look to the stars with this luminously beautiful play that lights your heart! Astronomer Henrietta Leavitt trades the comforts of her rural home for a job at the Harvard Observatory in Massachusetts. Her ambition leaves both her family and her new colleagues (women known simply as “computers”) perplexed. But with a single discovery, their views of themselves, each other, and the universe itself will be upended for all time. A story still familiar today, and familiar to the women "computers"...

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