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The Town Players of New Canaan presents
Rocket Girl
By George D. Morgan
Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 8:00PM

Powerhouse Performing Arts Center
679 South Avenue
Waveny Park
New Canaan, CT 06840

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The year is 1957. The United States and the Soviet Union are locked in a battle to see which country will be the first to place a satellite into orbit. Rocket Girl is the heretofore untold story of how Mary Sherman Morgan, a poor farm girl with only a high school diploma not only rose to become America’s first female rocket scientist, but provided the crucial technology that launched America into the Space Age.