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Silent Sky, a play by Lauren Gunderson

Presented by Wheaton Drama at Wheaton Drama, Wheaton IL

Jan 21 2022
Feb 06 2022
Silent Sky, a play by Lauren Gunderson

Because wonder will always get us there…

Wheaton Drama is proud to present “Silent Sky,” the poignant tale of a woman’s dedication to the stars and the humanity that makes life under them beautiful and timeless.

It is 1900, and Henrietta Leavitt is an astronomer ahead of her time. Working at Harvard University as a human computer mapping the stars without scientific credit, Henrietta has ambitions to make discoveries of her own. But when she is told the use of Harvard’s ‘Great Refractor’ telescope is only for the men of the department, her ambitions only double Pushing aside personal relationships for the sake of discovery, Henrietta makes profound contributions to science at

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Please visit our website and click on Get Tickets link or click here to purchase.

Price range $16-19

Two performances of Silent Sky will be ASL (American Sign Language) interpreted for the deaf and hard of hearing:

Sunday 1/30/2022

Friday 2/4/2022.


ALL patrons attending a show at WDI must show proof of proper identification and vaccination cards upon entry, or a negative Covid test within 72 hours of the performance attending.
Children under the age of 5 will not be admitted.
Children that attend schools that provide Shield Testing may show current negative results for admittance. Rapid testing results are also acceptable.
ALL patrons MUST wear a face covering that completely covers both the nose and the mouth at all times while in the theatre.
We are taking additional precautions for your safety and those of our actors by installing air filtration systems throughout the building, in addition to hand sanitizers and extended cleaning.
If you are not feeling well, you should not attend a performance.
Please contact us atwditickets@gmail.comand we will gladly discuss exchanges or refunds.
Thank you for your cooperation.

Contact: 630-260-1820


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  • Jan 27, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Thu)
  • Jan 28, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Fri)
  • Jan 29, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Sat)
  • Jan 30, 2022 at 02:00 pm (Sun)
  • Feb 3, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Thu)
  • Feb 4, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Fri)
  • Feb 5, 2022 at 07:30 pm (Sat)
  • Feb 6, 2022 at 02:00 pm (Sun)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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