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Galileo’s Torch

Friday, July 28 • 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

A multimedia theatrical event by James Reston Jr. featuring John Lescault as Galileo and Judge David Tatel as Grand Inquisitor with the acclaimed duo Linn Barnes (lute) Alison Hampton (harp). Directed by Dietlinde Turban Maazel. At Theatre House, Castleton Farms, 663 Castleton View Rd. Castleton, for 3 performances: Friday, July 28, at 8 p.m.; Saturday, July 29, at 7 p.m.; and Sunday, July 30 at 5 p.m. “Galileo’s Torch” is about one of the great tragedies of history: the crushing of the great scientist for advocating the Copernican theory of the universe in contradiction of Roman Catholic geocentric dogma. For more information, call 703-489-8704 or email burnett@castletonfestival.org. Purchase tickets at castletonfestival.org

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Friday, July 28
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm


Castleton Theatre House
663 Castleton View Rd.
Castleton, VA 22716 United States
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