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Silent Sky at Quannapowitt Players Theater

September 28 @ 8:00 PM

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One event on October 6, 2019 at 2:00 PM

An event every week that begins at 8:00 PM on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 12, 2019

$11
Silent Sky Tickets

Meet Henrietta Swan Leavitt, the 19th-century astronomer who mapped the stars! Come out to see Silent Sky with half-off tickets, open September 27 through October 12. Learn the fascinating and true story behind one woman’s discovery with measuring the distance between Earth and other galaxies. This opened up a new universe for Henrietta Swan Leavitt and her fellow “computers” at Harvard Observatory.

Get 50% off tickets to see Silent Sky at Quannapowitt Players Theater! This is a true story of conflicts, family obligations vs. science, career vs. love, determination, tenacity, and so much more. The true story of Henrietta Swan Leavitt explores the skies and a woman’s place in society, during a time of groundbreaking scientific discoveries. Also, understand how these women’s dedication truly changed the way we interact with the universe.

Venue

Quannapowitt Players Theater
55 Hopkins Street
Reading, MA 01867 United States
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