Rock Me Galileo

rock me galileoTake a wild ride through the discoveries of Galileo – the father of modern science with the theatre performance Rock Me Galileo.

In a hilarious combo of pop songs and comic sketches, take an exhilarating trip through the breakthroughs and theories of a man whose view of the world – that it revolved around the sun – made him a revolutionary of his day and shaped the future.

Rock Me Galileo will also highlight Australia’s contributions to global astronomy and features some of the most influential and renowned characters from Australian Astronomy including Professor Ken Freeman and Sir Douglas Mawson!

Date: Saturday 10 August
Time: 11am – 11:30am & 1pm – 1:30pm
Free, No bookings required, places limited
Recommended families with children
Theatre, Level 2

Explore: Australian astronomy; Square Kilometre Array – the international telescope; Galileo; Earth is part of a system of planets orbiting around a star; parabolas; heliocentrism.

Presented by Perform Education Musicals and supported by Inspiring Australia.

This initiative is supported by the Australian Government as part of National Science Week.

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Event Details

Dates
10 August 2013, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location
Theatre, Level 2
Cost
Free

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