Rocket Boys, a musical based on the 1998 New York Times #1 bestseller by West Virginia native and NASA engineer Homer Hickam Jr. (also immortalized in the 1999 film October Sky), had itsgrand premiere August 2011. After a very successful run we are happy to present it once more this summer.
In Hickam’s memoir, Homer (known then as Sonny) sees Sputnik, the world’s first satellite, fly across the 1957 October sky. This singular event catapults Sonny to reach for the stars and reject his coal-mining… Show more
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