Dec 9, 2010

Life of Galileo - Final Weekend

Oddfellows Playhouse Teen Rep to stage “The Life of Galileo”

Middletown, Conn. –“The Life of Galileo" will come to life this week when Oddfellows Playhouse’s Teen Repertory Company brings it to the stage. Opening night was December 2.

“The Life of Galileo”, by Bertolt Brecht, is the story of the man who used science to prove the Sun was the center of the universe. When he published his work and challenged the Church, he was left with nothing. Performances are set for December 10-11.

All performances begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20.00 and can be purchased by calling the box office at (860) 347-6143 or by e-mail at

About Oddfellows Playhouse: Oddfellows Playhouse is located at 128 Washington Street, Middletown. For more than 35 years Oddfellows Playhouse has been more than just a performing arts program. It aims to make a positive difference in the lives of 2,000 young people each year by using the arts as tools to build self-confidence, communication skills, a sense of responsibility, and an appreciation for the richness and diversity of the world in which we live.

Oddfellows programming is made possible through the generous support of the CT Department of Education, the CT Commission on Culture & Tourism, The Stare Fund, the Middletown Commission on the Arts, Pratt & Whitney-Middletown, the Irving Kohn Foundation and the Daphne Seybolt Culpeper Memorial Fund.