WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
WordTheatre takes audience members on a wild ride through the universe. From creation myths to the Big Bang to alien life forms, a constellation of actors brings to life the story of the cosmos in the words of great poets, astronomers, comics, philosophers, and more. Accompanied by rousing renditions of classical and contemporary music, viewers contemplate our galaxy with such visionaries as David Bowie, Elton John, Monty Python, Copernicus, Galileo, Einstein, Carl Sagan, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Stephen Hawking, and Diane Ackerman. Performances by award-winning actors, including Emmy Award winner Sterling K. Brown (This Is Us), Darren Criss (American Crime Story), and Jason George (Grey's Anatomy), along with world-class musicians, bring the history of the cosmos to life!