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Women in Astronomy—Henrietta Leavitt

Strait Planetium - Commonwealth of 76 Stadium Dr, Mansfiel, PA

Hamilton-Gibson is presenting the play “Silent Sky” in May.  This play is about Henrietta Leavitt and her research at Harvard Observatory in the early 1900’s.  Discoveries by Leavitt included how the brightness variability of some stars could be used to measure their relative distance to earth.  This was key to future work on mapping the…

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Event Series Silent Sky

Silent Sky

Deane Center for the Performing Arts 104 Main Street, Wellsboro, PA, United States

A decade before women gained the right to vote, Henrietta Leavitt and her fellow women “computers” transformed the science of astronomy. In the Harvard Observatory, Leavitt found 2,400 new variable stars and made important discoveries about their fluctuating brightness, enabling fellow scientists to map the Milky Way and beyond. This inspiring drama explores the determination,…

Event Series Silent Sky

Silent Sky

Deane Center for the Performing Arts 104 Main Street, Wellsboro, PA, United States

A decade before women gained the right to vote, Henrietta Leavitt and her fellow women “computers” transformed the science of astronomy. In the Harvard Observatory, Leavitt found 2,400 new variable stars and made important discoveries about their fluctuating brightness, enabling fellow scientists to map the Milky Way and beyond. This inspiring drama explores the determination,…

Event Series Silent Sky

Silent Sky

Deane Center for the Performing Arts 104 Main Street, Wellsboro, PA, United States

A decade before women gained the right to vote, Henrietta Leavitt and her fellow women “computers” transformed the science of astronomy. In the Harvard Observatory, Leavitt found 2,400 new variable stars and made important discoveries about their fluctuating brightness, enabling fellow scientists to map the Milky Way and beyond. This inspiring drama explores the determination,…

Event Series Silent Sky

Silent Sky

Deane Center for the Performing Arts 104 Main Street, Wellsboro, PA, United States

A decade before women gained the right to vote, Henrietta Leavitt and her fellow women “computers” transformed the science of astronomy. In the Harvard Observatory, Leavitt found 2,400 new variable stars and made important discoveries about their fluctuating brightness, enabling fellow scientists to map the Milky Way and beyond. This inspiring drama explores the determination,…

Event Series Silent Sky

Silent Sky

Deane Center for the Performing Arts 104 Main Street, Wellsboro, PA, United States

A decade before women gained the right to vote, Henrietta Leavitt and her fellow women “computers” transformed the science of astronomy. In the Harvard Observatory, Leavitt found 2,400 new variable stars and made important discoveries about their fluctuating brightness, enabling fellow scientists to map the Milky Way and beyond. This inspiring drama explores the determination,…

Hamilton-Gibson Choirs’ Spring Concert

First Presbyterian Church 130 Main St., Wellsboro, PA, United States

The CHOIR TOO (2nd through 4th grade singers) and the TREBLE CHOIR (5th through 8th grade singers) will present their Spring Concert on Sunday, May 19th at the First Presbyterian Church in Wellsboro at 2:30pm. The Treble Choir will be just returning from their spring tour to Maryland, where they are set to explore much…

Once Upon a Crime, The Trial of Goldilocks

Warehouse Theatre 3 Central Avenue, Wellsboro, PA, United States

Will justice be served in this hilarious fairy-tale courtroom play packed with characters we all know and love? Goldilocks is the defendant, on trial for breaking and entering. The plaintiffs are — you guessed it — the three bears. As their lawyers Henny Penny and Tom Thumb go toe-to-toe hoping to prove their respective clients’…

Once Upon a Crime, The Trial of Goldilocks

Warehouse Theatre 3 Central Avenue, Wellsboro, PA, United States

Will justice be served in this hilarious fairy-tale courtroom play packed with characters we all know and love? Goldilocks is the defendant, on trial for breaking and entering. The plaintiffs are — you guessed it — the three bears. As their lawyers Henny Penny and Tom Thumb go toe-to-toe hoping to prove their respective clients’…

Once Upon a Crime, The Trial of Goldilocks

Warehouse Theatre 3 Central Avenue, Wellsboro, PA, United States

Will justice be served in this hilarious fairy-tale courtroom play packed with characters we all know and love? Goldilocks is the defendant, on trial for breaking and entering. The plaintiffs are — you guessed it — the three bears. As their lawyers Henny Penny and Tom Thumb go toe-to-toe hoping to prove their respective clients’…

Once Upon a Crime, The Trial of Goldilocks

Warehouse Theatre 3 Central Avenue, Wellsboro, PA, United States

Will justice be served in this hilarious fairy-tale courtroom play packed with characters we all know and love? Goldilocks is the defendant, on trial for breaking and entering. The plaintiffs are — you guessed it — the three bears. As their lawyers Henny Penny and Tom Thumb go toe-to-toe hoping to prove their respective clients’…

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Deane Center for the Performing Arts 104 Main Street, Wellsboro, PA, United States

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat was first written by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber at the request of a friend of Andrew's father, Colet Court School choirmaster Alan Doggett, for the school's 1968 end of term concert. “Sha la la, Joseph, you’re doing fine! You and your Dreamcoat, ahead of your time!” One…

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