They Promised Her the Moon
About They Promised Her the Moon
The space race, 1962. With the sky no longer the limit, astronauts circle the heavens and a world record-holding pilot stands ready to join them, forever altering the course of history. If only America will let her.
This fascinating theatrical hit from TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's New Works Festival chronicles the incredible true story of Jerrie Cobb.
"I tumbled out of that airplane... with the stars in my eyes." - Jerrie Cobb, The Mercury 13
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By Laurel Ollstein
Directed by Giovanna Sardelli
2hr 15min (Inc. Intermission)