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Icarus At The Edge of Time

Icarus at the Edge of Time
Based on the Book by Brian Greene
Score by Philip Glass

Icarus at the Edge of Time is a mesmerizing tale set in outer space about a boy who challenges the awesome might of a black hole. Based on the children's book by physicist Brian Greene, this futuristic re-imaging of the classic myth takes audiences of all ages on a whirlwind voyage through space and time to the very edge of understanding.

Featuring an original score by Philip Glass, script adapted by Brian Greene and David Henry Hwang, and film directed by AI + AI, Icarus at the edge of time will be performed by the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony and narrated by Scott RC Levy of the Fine Arts Center.

Join us for the an amazing live production of Icarus at the Edge of Time in conjuction with the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony as we retell the tale of young Icarus and his legendary flight.

October 17th, 2014 7:00pm
Pikes Peak Center
Tickets: Adults $22-32 and children $12

All Proceeds go to the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony and the Colorado Springs Science Festival


To View The Official Trailer Click Here

Interested in having your school attend the special Kid's Preview Performance showing at 9:30 am the morning of October 17th? Contact John Poss at

Icarus at the Edge of time
Based on the Book by Brian Greene
Music by Philip Glass
Narrative Adapted by Brian Green and David Henry Hwang
Fild Created and Directed by AI + AI
©2010 Dunvagen Music Publishers Inc. Used by Permission.

Icaruse at the Edge of Time was commissioned and produced by World Science Festival (New York), with the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, and Southbank Centre (London), with the Royal Society. Co-commissioned by Associazione Festival della Scienza, the Baltimore Sypmhony Orchestra and Glasgow's Concert Halls. Executive Producers: Tracy Day, World Science Festival, New York: Gillian Moore, Southbank Centre, London.


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