Thespie logo
The Half-Life of Marie Curie - Audible | Thespie

The Half-Life of Marie Curie

biographical • play • true story • girl power • inspiring • science & technology
  • Audio Performance
  • Audible
  • Buy, Subscription

In 1912, scientist Marie Curie spent two months on the British seaside at the home of Hertha Ayrton, an accomplished mathematician, inventor, and suffragette. At the time, Curie was in the throes of a scandal in France over her affair with Paul Langevin, which threatened to overshadow the accomplishment of her second Nobel Prize. Performed by Kate Mulgrew and Francesca Faridany at the Minetta Lane Theatre, this play by Lauren Gunderson is an ode to two remarkable women who, despite tremendous personal and professional obstacles, continued to devote their lives to scientific innovation and social change.

  • Duration
    1 hour 19 minutes

More Like This

Also On Audible

* We do our best to provide updated, accurate information, but prices, dates, and production elements are subject to change by the producer or platform. Images may be subject to copyright.