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And The Sun Stood Still

Dava Sobel

Dava Sobel’s thoughtful play brings to life the story of Nicolaus Copernicus|the Renaissance astronomer and mathematician who proposed the heliocentric model of the universe in which the Sun stands at the center. Plagued by self-doubt and threatened by religious censure|Copernicus resisted the publication of his work until just before his death in 1543. And the Sun Stood Still follows Copernicus in those final years as he works to complete his research with the help of Georg Rheticus|a young disciple from Wittenberg|Germany. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast recording|starring Robert Foxworth|John Vickery|Kate Steele|Michael Kirby|and Gregory Harrison. Directed by Rosalind Ayres.

Dava Sobel’s thoughtful play brings to life the story of Nicolaus Copernicus|the Renaissance astronomer and mathematician who proposed the heliocentric model of the universe in which the Sun stands at the center. Plagued by self-doubt and threatened by religious censure|Copernicus resisted the publication of his work until just before his death in 1543. And the Sun Stood Still follows Copernicus in those final years as he works to complete his research with the help of Georg Rheticus|a young disciple from Wittenberg|Germany. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast recording|starring Robert Foxworth|John Vickery|Kate Steele|Michael Kirby|and Gregory Harrison. Directed by Rosalind Ayres.
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Dava Sobel’s thoughtful play brings to life the story of Nicolaus Copernicus|the Renaissance astronomer and mathematician who proposed the heliocentric model of the universe in which the Sun stands at the center. Plagued by self-doubt and threatened by religious censure|Copernicus resisted the publication of his work until just before his death in 1543. And the Sun Stood Still follows Copernicus in those final years as he works to complete his research with the help of Georg Rheticus|a young disciple from Wittenberg|Germany. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast recording|starring Robert Foxworth|John Vickery|Kate Steele|Michael Kirby|and Gregory Harrison. Directed by Rosalind Ayres.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Robert Foxworth, John Vickery, Gregory Harrison, Kate Steele, Michael Kirby

Length:

1h 50m


Chapters

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01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:19


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:00


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:13


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

08:16


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

06:15


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

07:37


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:40


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:16


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

11:32


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

02:10


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:56


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

05:49


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

02:35


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:33


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:54


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:44


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:17


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

01:17


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

25:34