Drawn image of a 19th century woman staring into the distance.

Silent Sky

by Lauren Gunderson

The true story of 19th-century astronomer Henrietta Leavitt explores a woman’s place in society during a time of immense scientific discoveries.

Read musical theatre major Ben Lundy's dramaturgical notes for the production on his web site.


February 21-24 at 7:30pm & February 25 at 2:00pm


The Sirote Theatre in the Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center
1200 10th Ave South
Birmingham, AL 35205
Parking and Directions


General $12 & $15, Students $6, UAB Employees & Senior Citizens $10

Cast and Crew

Director Karla Koskinen
Set Kelly Allison
Props Marc Quattlebaum
Costumes Kim Schnormeier
Lights David Page
Sound Katherine Montgomery
Stage Manager Spencer Webb*
Cast TBA