Night Sky

Night Sky theatrically explores what Steven Hawking has called the two mysteries remaining to us: the brain and the cosmos. When she is hit by a car, the brilliant and articulate astronomer Anna loses her ability to speak, a condition known as aphasia. What emerges from her mouth is a hodge-podge of unconnected words alternately confusing, funny, original, and wise – and sometimes all four. The play follows Anna through her illness and ultimate acceptance of herself and dramatizes the impact of her changed circumstances on her lover, her teen-aged daughter, and her professional life. Everyone will be touched by the themes this play considers - language, inner and outer space, the challenges of a devastating affliction, the consolations

Tuesday, October 11 at 7:30pm to 10:00pm

More dates through October 16, 2022

Wednesday, October 12 at 7:30pm to 10:00pm

Thursday, October 13 at 7:30pm to 10:00pm

Friday, October 14 at 7:30pm to 10:00pm

Saturday, October 15 at 7:30pm to 10:00pm

Sunday, October 16 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Performing Arts Center, Studio Theatre
2101 University Drive, Commerce, TX 75428

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