Win tickets to "Icarus at the Edge of Time"
Philadelphia Science Festival featuring The Philadelphia Youth Orchestra presents "Icarus at the Edge of Time" at Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia, April 24 as part of the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts.
Icarus at the Edge of Time is a mesmerizing tale set in outer space about a boy who challenges the awesome might of a black hole. Go on a whirlwind voyage through space and time in this futuristic re-imagining of a Greek myth, featuring an original score by Philip Glass, script adapted by physicist Brian Greene and Tony award-winning playwright David Henry Hwang, and a film created and directed by Al + Al. Icarus is great for all ages and will be performed by the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra live with narrator. Dr. Brian Greene opens the show by introducing the science of general relativity and black holes, and the possibility of time travel that they offer.
For details and information, visit www.pifa.org