The Case of the Disappearing Planet – Classic Version


The Case of the Disappearing PlanetA radio announcement… an excited phone call… and our sly gumshoe, Skye Watcher, is on the case. Explore with Skye and discover what happened to the ex-planet Pluto as she tracks down clues that stretch back hundreds of years! Audiences will have great fun with this unique program that looks into the changing status of planets in our Solar System.

Follow the sly gumshoe, Skye Watcher, as she discovers what is a planet and what happened to Pluto. In her quest, she finds out that this has already happened 200 years ago with the discovery of the asteroids! Our super-sleuth discovers that science rules throughout this planet-status journey with the correct application of the scientific method. This show is great for school children of 3rd grade and above as well as the general public.

Watch the trailer below or view the complete show here.


Fixed-dome theaters – $400, 1 year; $500, 25 year
Portable domes – $160, 1 year; $200, 25 year

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The show kit includes everything you need to create your own, exciting planetarium program. You can use this content as a “classic” slide-based show with DVD video or with a single data projector with no other assets. The kit also includes alpha-channeled assets to make your own full-dome video. Note: This classic version does not contain a complete, full-dome show, just the assets to make your own. If you want the complete full-dome show, please click on the Full-Dome Programs tab and select the full-dome version of this show.

  • The show kit includes three disks. One is a DVD-Video disk with the show in two flavors. One flavor is for video content to go with slides. The other is to be stand-alone video that includes all the visual assets.
  • Subtitling on both flavors of the DVD-Video
  • Audio Formats – Stereo
  • High-resolution digital still visuals in four formats, including masks
  • Two DVD-ROM disks that contain the complete video and stills to create your own full-dome video presentation with alpha channeled assets
  • Images provided with the show kit are not subsections of a dome image, but rendered correctly to be a flat, non-distorted image.
  • Show Length – 28 min.
  • Fully-annotated script.
  • Slide visuals list.
  • Trailer ready to customize for your facility.
  • Huge poster ready to customize for your facility.

Small-sized poster image:

The poster for the classic version of “The Case of the Disappearing Planet.”

Screen Shots & Images
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Note: These images are for the full-dome version of the show. But, they will give an idea of what the art looks like in a suggested layout.

Lease this Program
Download and fill out a copy of the License Agreement. Return the license agreement along with payment to:

Bays Mountain Park Association
Attn: Bays Mountain Productions
853 Bays Mountain Park Rd.
Kingsport, TN 37660

Please contact Adam Thanz or Jason Dorfman at (423) 229-9447 or use the contact form below with any questions about leasing this or any of our programs.

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