Date: Friday (8/4) – Sunday (8/20)
Place: Theatre Arlington
305 W Main St., Arlington,TX 76010
Have you ever wished you could get an insider look at the man behind e=Mc2 and the namesake for the tease “Okay, Einstein!” ? Well, thanks Einstein: A Stage Portrait, you can!
This play presents the private, behind the scenes side of Einstein, “the reluctant celebrity who changed forever the way we look at the universe.”
Through this show the audience will see how he went from bored high school dropout to Nobel Prize winner.
“This play has at its heart the terrible anguish Einstein ultimately faced when forced to choose between morality and science,” the website reads.
Einstein: A Stage Portrait is a one man show by Willard Simms, starring Dennis Maher, opens Friday, Aug. 4 at Theatre Arlington. The show will run through Aug. 20 with performances at the following times:
— Thursdays – 7:30 p.m.
— Fridays – 8 p.m.
— Saturdays – 8 p.m.
— Sundays – 2 p.m.
The opening night performance will feature a reception catered by Blue Mesa Grill.
Tickets are $23 for adults, $21 for seniors (62+) and students (with valid ID), and $18.50 per person for groups of 10 or more. They can be purchased by in person or by phone at the box office — (817) 275-7661 — or online at www.theatrearlington.org.