Roxana Silbert revives her RSC version of A Life of Galileo at Birmingham Repertory Theatre before a UK tour
Opened 28 Feb 2014
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
Galileo's astonishing proof that the earth moves around the sun shatters a belief held sacred for two thousand years. Considered an enemy of humanity, he's threatened with torture and faced with a terrible choice: integrity versus intellectual sell-out.