CFI-LA Darwin Day - Steve Allen’s Meeting of Minds
Posted: 27 January 2008 07:36 PM   [ Ignore ]
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CFI-LA’s FEED YOUR BRAIN Lecture Series
presents
Darwin Day: Meeting of Minds

Sunday, February 10, at 4:00 p.m.

STEVE ALLEN’s PBS SERIES HIGHLIGHTS CHARLES DARWIN’S 199TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION AT CFI-LOS ANGELES

Steve Allen’s critically acclaimed Meeting of Minds PBS television series will get an episode-revival on February 10th, when Robert Forster (Jackie Brown), Dan Lauria (The Wonder Years), Wendie Malick (Just Shoot Me) and Joseph Culp (Apollo 13) bring to life some of Allen’s historical characters under the direction of Frank Megna.

The staged reading, made possible through the permission of Steve Allen’s family, will highlight an afternoon of festivities celebrating Charles Darwin’s 199th birthday at the Steve Allen Theater at the Center for Inquiry-Los Angeles.

Featured in the Meeting of Minds episode are the historical figures of Darwin, Galileo, poet Emily Dickinson, and Attila the Hun interacting and discussing ideas that illuminate history as well as the current state of affairs.
WHEN: February 10th, 2008.
        4 p.m.  refreshments and Darwin’s birthday cake.
        5 p.m. the play starts.
COST: $6, or free to Friends of the Center. Reservations are strongly recommended.
RSVP to: CFI-LA at (323) 666-9797, ex. 102.

The Center for Inquiry-Los Angeles
4773 Hollywood Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 9002

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