To Boldly Go

To Boldly Go is a planetarium show about human exploration, from sandals, to sails, to spaceships. Explorers come to life through first-person narratives, sharing their stories of daring, ingenuity, and perseverance. I wrote this script to engage 6-12 graders with an exciting, interdisciplinary blend of history and STEM curriculum content.

This script uses a more traditional screenplay format than most of my planetarium projects. For my production work, a two- or three-column production script tends to be more useful, but I decided to post this particular version for variety’s sake…

To Boldly Go (EXCERPT)