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MAIZE, a play about Barbara McClintock

Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Risley Theatre Risley Dr, Ithaca, NY 14853

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MAIZE, by Judith Pratt
The Ithaca premiere of a new play about Barbara McClintock.
at RISLEY THEATRE on Cornell Campus

Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm
Sundays at 2:30pm

What stops a brilliant scientist from publishing her discoveries? Faced with a threat to her work and her future, Barbara struggles with her past. A drama about how we can sabotage ourselves, the challenges of being a woman in science, and about scientists who love their work.

Starring Kate Blackwood, Carolyn Cadigan, AJ Sage, David Romm, and Sherron Brown.
Directed by Amina Omari
Assistant Director: Lucy Walker
Stage Manager: Ivy Stevens

Student and senior pricing available. ALL MATINEE TICKETS ONLY $5!


Women In Science Panel Discussion - Sunday 2/25 after the matinee performance. Aoise Stratford will lead a panel discussion where scientists weigh in what it's really like to be a woman in science. Panelists: Sara Davidson, Shelby Dietz, Adrienne Roeder, and Margaret Smith.

New Play Development Panel Discussion - Saturday 3/3 after the evening performance, Aoise Stratford will lead a panel discussion of literary managers and artistic directors talking about the process of new play development. Panelists: Michael Barakiva, Kyle Bass, and Jenni Werner.

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Cultural, Panel Discussion, Theatre, Performance



$13 / $8 student & senior / $5 matinees

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