From Orchids to Octopi: An Evolutionary Fantasy
Darwin Year Theatrical Event!
Tuesday, October 20, 6:30 PM
National Library of Medicine
Lister Hill Center Auditorium
8600 Rockville Pike, Bldg. 38A
Underground Railway Theater
A staged workshop reading of a play by Melinda Lopez
In celebration of Charles Darwin's 200th birthday
Followed by a conversation with the playwright, director,
cast and David Carlini, PhD, molecular biologist, American University
A carnival barker, dinosaurs, pregnancy hallucinations, and a muralist's evolving work all play
a role in this witty new play about the theory of evolution. Charles and Emma Darwin comment on it all.
Non-NIH staff, please allow 20 minutes for entrance into this secure facility.
Free and open to the public!
Complimentary refreshments & snacks, 5:45pm!