The Wider Earth Jerwood Gallery, Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD
ABOUT The Wider Earth
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.