Luminosity portrays how Thomas Alva Edison never gave up his search for a workable incandescent light bulb, an invention that made so much of modern life possible. You will hear him tinker in his New Jersey lab as he comes up with ideas that will change the course of humanity. The contrasting section takes us through the hard times of testing each of the 3,000 types of filament prototypes in order to find the one that worked. Despite the failures of so many experiments, he fought on against the odds towards the goal of finding the one formulation that would change the world. The show concludes in celebration of Edison’s personal victory with a soaring theme of victory.