TheatreWorks presents the regional premiere of Lauren Gunderson’s “Silent Sky,” scheduled to run through Feb. 9 at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro St.
A blend of science, history and romance, the bio-drama tells the story of Henrietta Leavitt, an early 20th-century woman who made startling discoveries in the man’s world of astronomy.
Meredith McDonough directs a cast featuring TheatreWorks newcomers Elena Wright (as Henrietta) and Matt Citron, along with company veterans.
Performances are slated 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 8 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturdays, and 2 and/or 7 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are $19-$73.
For tickets and more information, call 463-1960 or visit theatreworks.org.