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POSTPONED Silent Sky, a beautiful true story by Lauren Gunderson

Presented by St. Croix Festival Theatre at St. Croix Festival Theatre, Saint Croix Falls WI

Apr 17 2020
May 03 2020
POSTPONED Silent Sky, a beautiful true story by Lauren Gunderson

Social progress, like scientific progress, can be hard to see when one is trapped among earthly complications. 

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.

This story begins when Henrietta Leavitt begins work at the Harvard Observatory in the early 1900s, where she isn’t allowed to touch a telescope or express an original idea. Instead, she joins a group of women “computers,” charting the stars for a renowned astronomer who

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POSTPONED Tickets are $26 for Adult and $13.50 for Youth (ages 5-25).

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210 North Washington Street, Saint Croix Falls, WI 54024


    • Wheelchair Access

 Our charming old building allows us to rise to the occasion by climbing stairs to get to the theatre! The three half flights of stairs can be a challenge for injured or ailing knees & hips, so we

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