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What: 🎵 The Universe On Stage (Live Talk + Live Music)


Where: 🎥 Bioscope

How much:

🎟️ R140.00Bioscope Ticket

A talk on the mind-bending aspects of the universe and the minds that dare to study it, accompanied by a live musical performance.
Presented by Dr Luca Pontiggia, accompanied by Yasheen Modi on piano.
After a season of sold out shows, The Universe on Stage has been our most successful live show in the history of the cinema.
Dr Luca Pontiggia has spent most of his life asking the Universe questions around its existence. This led him to obtaining his P.h.D in String theory at 27, and now at 32, its resulted in Luca already giving a number of talks on aspects of the Universe that have inspired him the most.
THEME OF THE CURRENT TALK: Unravelling The Universe
The Universe on Stage is back! Join speaker Dr. Luca Pontiggia and pianist Yasheen Modi as they reveal their latest production, ‘Unravelling the Universe.’ Come experience the greatest paradox of our Universe that makes us question our own reality. In this live talk, they explore the conflicting laws of the small and the large and uncover what it could mean to solve one of the most profound mysteries of our time. A brand new original score curated to enhance the mystery and wonder.
Duration approx 50min
Original music by Yasheen Modi