Previous Projects

 

What’s Up Doc? (2013)

Partners: Individual academics including Prof. Guy Brown (Univ of Cambridge), Prof. Denise Ferreira da Silva (QMUL), Dr Devorah Baum (Univ of Southampton).

20-minute monologues created from collaboration between playwright and academic.  Performed at Hotbed Festival, Cambridge and toured to Soho Theatre, London.

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Acts of Kindness (2013)

Partner: Darwin Correspondence Project

A day of readings from a new play in development, The Altruists, by Craig Baxter, alongside presentations from scientists, science historians and philosophers whose work intersects with the play’s themes.  Part of the Cambridge Science Festival 2013.

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Let Newton Be! (2009-12)

Partner: Faraday Institute at the University of Cambridge.

Verbatim play drawn from the writings of Isaac Newton.  Toured UK science festivals and universities in Canada and USA.  Reviewed in ScienceNature, and the Times Higher Educational

Click here to read more about the production.

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Re:Design (2007-10)

Partner: Darwin Correspondence Project at the University of Cambridge.

Verbatim play drawn from letters between Charles Darwin and Asa Gray (Harvard University), commissioned for the Darwin 200th anniversary and performed as part of the Cambridge 800 celebrations.  Toured the UK, USA, Canada and Turkey.  Reviewed in Science

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