Photos by Michael Penn | capital city weekly
                                Diane Fleeks, left, Shelley Virginia, center, and Margeaux Ljungberg rehearse in front of an invited audience for Perseverance Theatre’s production of “Silent Sky” on Tuesday. They each portray women who made profound contributions to astronomy while working at Harvard Observatory in the early 1900s.

Photos by Michael Penn | capital city weekly Diane Fleeks, left, Shelley Virginia, center, and Margeaux Ljungberg rehearse in front of an invited audience for Perseverance Theatre’s production of “Silent Sky” on Tuesday. They each portray women who made profound contributions to astronomy while working at Harvard Observatory in the early 1900s.

Eyes to the ‘Sky’: Perseverance Theatre play focuses on women who changed how we see the stars

“Silent Sky” opens Friday at the theater.

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