Storytelling Under The Stars

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Sunday November 21

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6:00 PM  –  7:00 PM

NOTE: General Admission NOT included with this ticket.
This ticket is for a special program beginning after exhibits close, and does NOT include General Admission. General Admission may be purchased separately on the day of your visit in the Box Office. Exhibits are open 10a-6p this day.

Best for: 
“Storytelling Under the Stars” is recommended for ages 7 and up.

About the Show:
Morehead Planetarium and Science Center will present the eleventh annual “Storytelling Under the Stars” on Sunday, Nov. 21, 2021, at 6 p.m., featuring students from Professor Brian Sturm's storytelling class at UNC School of Information and Library Science.

Each storyteller will tell a story about the night sky. The storytelling will take place against the backdrop of the “sky” of Morehead’s GlaxoSmithKline Fulldome Theater.

COVID-19 Mask Policy:
In accordance with University guidelines, all guests age 2 and older are required to wear a mask while inside of the building. At this time, we are not accepting gaiters, vented masks, or bandanas. We are asking that you delay your visit if you or anyone in your party cannot wear a mask for any reason. In the meantime, we invite you to explore our virtual program offerings. If you or a member of your party cannot wear a mask for medical reasons, you may also contact the Equal Opportunity and Compliance Office (EOC) at to discuss reasonable accommodations By purchasing tickets to this program, you are agreeing to adhere to this policy and other COVID-19 safety precautions at Morehead, available HERE

Ticket Availability: limit 10 tickets/order
Tickets for this program will go on sale one month prior, and be available online up to one hour prior to showtime. Tickets will be available in-person at the Box Office as well (as availability permits), but bear in mind that the ticket does not include general admission, and if you want to explore exhibits before this special show, you'll also need to purchase a general admission ticket. 

If you have difficulty with online sales, contact the box office at 919.962.1236 or by email at Our box office is currently open M-F, 9AM -3PM, except holidays. 

Member Discounts & Other Discounts:
This special program is not eligible for discounts including Morehead Planetarium members.

Refund/Cancellation Policy: 
All ticket sales are final and refunds are not available for absent guests or unused tickets. In the event this program is cancelled as a result of severe weather or other closure, ticketholders will be refunded.