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Silent Sky

Fri., March 27, 8 p.m.
Marlene Boll Theatre 1401 Broadway St., Detroit Downtown Detroit

Buy Tickets$25

The fascinating story of 19th-century astronomer Henrietta Leavitt, a woman “computer” living in an age when women could neither vote nor express an original idea. Despite not being allowed to touch a telescope, Leavitt and her colleagues at the Harvard Observatory made ground-breaking discoveries about the universe that remain vital over a century later. Through fierce sisterly love, early feminism and universe revealing science this beautiful play reveals how a group of extraordinary women changed the way we understand both the heavens and the Earth. SS.JPG 313-993-3270

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