The Half-Life of Marie Curie

Theatre
Name: Minetta Lane Theatre
Address: 18 Minetta Lane, New York, NY 10012
Production Information
First performance date: November 12, 2019
Opening date: November 19, 2019
Closing date: December 22, 2019
External Links: Official Website


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Production Description
The Half-Life of Marie Curie follows Marie Curie during the summer of 1912 when news of her secret affair threatens to overshadow her second Nobel Prize win. Heartbroken, Curie leaves France to stay with Ayrton at her home on the British seaside, and together they confront the scandal that could end Curie’s career — and drastically alter her life. The Half-Life of Marie Curie is a timely celebration of two brilliant women who have been overlooked by history for too long. Written expressly for Audible through its Emerging Playwrights Fund.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Audible Producer
  
Lauren Gunderson Playwright
  
Gaye Taylor Upchurch Director
  
Rachel Hauck Set Designer
Sarah Laux Costume Designer
Amith Chandrashaker Lighting Designer
Darron L. West Sound Designer

Cast
Actor Role
Francesca Faridany Marie Curie
Kate Mulgrew Hertha Ayrton