Royal & Derngate Theatre & Opera House
19-21 Guildhall Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 1DP
The Night Sky Show will take you on an epic journey across the cosmos from our celestial backyard using amazing visual effects.
A night for anyone who wants to laugh, learn and enjoy. Adrian West (best known as VirtualAstro on social media), author and one of the most popular online astronomy personalities, will be your host for this event.
Journey around the constellations, stars, planets and more with entertaining tours, stories, and the endless possibilities of our future with the night sky and beyond!
Please note that this has already taken place on 23/09/2022
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Fri 23rd Sep
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.
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