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The Electricity Tour!

Friday, February 5, 2016

School matinee performances: 10 a.m. (SOLD OUT, NOT ACCEPTING RESERVATIONS) and 12:30 p.m.DOWNLOAD A RESERVATION FORM

Public performance: 6:00 p.m – Children $5, Adults $10 BUY TICKETS

Grade Recommendation: 3-5

Study: Science, Math and Fine Arts

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Doktor Kaboom Creatively blending theatre arts with the wonders of scientific exploration, Doktor Kaboom! keeps his crowds riveted with interest and rolling with laughter.

Doktor Kaboom will explore then fundamentals of electrical energy and the history of humanity’s adventures into its potential. At the dawn of the 19th century mankind first harnesses the power of electricity, the world changed and the journey still continues.

Topis covered include: safety; Tesla; Edison; Faraday; lightning bolts, current; voltage; conductive and non-conductive media; electrical arcs; light emission; sparks; resistance; magentic fields, electric generators: mechanical energy to electrical energy; electromagnetic coils and conductors.

This play was co-commissioned by Doktor Kaboom, LLC and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and was first presented at the Kennedy center with the world premiere during the 2014-2015 season.