BEFORE DARWIN CHANGED THE WORLD, ONE VOYAGE CHANGED HIS LIFE.
Following sold-out runs in Brisbane and Sydney, The Wider Earth makes its European premiere at the Natural History Museum, where a new theatre in the heart of the Museum is set to be unveiled.
This award-winning play depicts young Charles Darwin’s voyage of scientific discovery on HMS Beagle.
Accompanied by an ambient score, an intricately designed set, a series of dazzling animations and illustrations, and a multitude of astonishing puppets that bring to life the animals Darwin met on his journey.
The Wider Earth is booking from 2 October 2018 until 24 February 2019 at the Jerwood Gallery, Natural History Museum, London.
WHAT’S THE STORY ABOUT?
Join the 22-year-old Darwin on HMS Beagle’s daring voyage to the far side of the world, and discover the gripping story behind one of the most important discoveries in history.
Theatre InformationJerwood Gallery
Address: Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD
Nearest Underground: South Kensington Station (District Line, Circle Line)
Nearest Buses: 14, 49, 70, 74, 345, 360, 414, 430 and C1
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