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CANCELLED – Under African Skies

April 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until May 8, 2020

Under African Skies: March 27-May 8, 2020. Fridays at 2:00 pm. $6

Fridays, March 27 – May 8, 2020 @ 7:00 p.m.

General Admission: $6        Buy Tickets Online!

In light of the present COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation, this series of events has been cancelled. We hope to reschedule for later in the year.

Experience stars and stories under the night skies of the African Sahara, savanna, and tropics. Share cultural perspectives of the stars across the expansive African continent, with a different guest speaker each week highlighting a different country. Cosponsored by UWM’s Sociocultural Programming, African and African Diaspora Studies department, and the Black Student Cultural Center. Tickets are $6 general admission and $5 for UWM students.

Buying tickets online is strongly recommended. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. If a show has not sold out, you may buy tickets with cash or credit card in the lobby outside of the Planetarium starting 30 minutes before the show begins.

Doors close 5 minutes after the show begins. No late admissions. If you purchase tickets online, plan to arrive at least 10 minutes before the show starts to check in at the ticket table with your last name. No-shows risk having their seats sold at the program start time.

Not intended for children under 4.


April 24
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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UWM Manfred Olson Planetarium
1900 E Kenwood Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States