Citizens For A Better Norwood

Friday, October 30, 2009

Xavier Players & Madcap Puppet Theatre present Look Out Galileo

Explore the Starry Skies in the First Hats Off Production

On Saturday, November 14, at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. and Sunday, November 15, at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m., Xavier Players will present Look Out, Galileo! directed by John Lewandowski, Madcap Puppet Theatre’s Artistic Director. This is the first show in the Hats Off series collaboration established with Madcap. Tickets cost $7 each. They can be purchased online now at and can be purchased by phone beginning November 1 by calling (513) 745-3939.

The show will take the audience on a journey through time and science joining Galileo on his quest to prove the earth revolves around the sun. Throughout the play, the evil scientist, Simplico, attempts to thwart the hero. Giant puppets bring the action to life in this unique and comical adventure that stresses the importance of asking questions. Scientific experiments also join in on the fun in telling the ancient stories of Cassiopeia and Egyptian Sunrise. This play is sure to leave the audience both educated and entertained!