A Mystery Science Musical For Young Audiences! Fly through the solar system with Dr. Wonderful and her amazing adventure team of Newton (the dog), Ben (the human), and Mom (the Mom)! Girl-detective-noir meets science-geek-chic in this super cool astronomical musical theater event that will take you across the universe with fun, flair, and science. Written by Lauren Gunderson (Playhouse’s critically acclaimed Season 10 play THE REVOLUTIONISTS).
“The clever and adventurous Dr. Wonderful and her sidekick, Newton the dog, are a pair I’d follow anywhere! Dr. Wonderful demonstrates the power of curiosity-driven learning and deductive reasoning in this exceptional book investigating the phases of the moon.” -- Christina Wallace, co-host, The Limit Does Not Exist and founding director, BridgeUp: STEM at the American Museum of Natural History
“An absolute home run for fun. What could be better than a singing girl scientist on a mission through the cosmos! If you are looking for a smart, funny, fabulous show for families with an emphasis on STEM and an empowered female character look no further.” --Nan Barnett, Executive Director of National New Play NEtwork
*Sensory Friendly Peformances
Friday, May 29th at 9:30am
Saturday, May 30th at 10:00am
Sensory Friendly productions at Playhouse on Park are produced with guidance from The Miracle League of CT and professionals from the local autism community. Made possible by the generous support of The Miracle League of CT.
*Appears courtesy of Actors Equity, the profession union for actors and stage managers.