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Legacy of Light
A Staged Reading with the Shakespeare Theatre Company
Monday, March 11, 7:30 p.m.

Join us for a staged reading of Karen Zacarías's Legacy of Light. Two female scientists, living hundreds of years apart, explore the meaning of love, motherhood, family, art and science in this contemporary comedy. The reading is directed by Samantha Wyer Bello, Senior Director of Learning, Shakespeare Theatre Company. Zacarías will participate in a post-show discussion.

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Visit the National Academy of Sciences Building
Now Open on Weekdays!
2101 Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, D.C.

Members of the public with a government-issued photo ID, such as a driver's license or passport, can now visit the NAS building on weekdays between 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. No reservations required! See architectural highlights and the special exhibitions on view. 

Our exhibitions explore relationships among the arts and sciences, engineering, and medicine. Our public events series features staged theatrical readings, film screenings, and the D.C. Art Science Evening Rendezvous, a monthly discussion forum exploring relationships among the arts and sciences.


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