Date: Thursday, February 2, 2017
Marin Center invties you to their Marin Speakers Series featuring Alan Alda. Actor, writer, science advocate and director are just a few of Alan Alda's many job titles. Best known as Hawkeye Pierce on M*A*S*H, he has evolved as an activist for feminist and scientific causes, founding the Center for Communicating Science at Stony Brook University where he uses his expertise to help scientists communicate more effectively to the public.
The Marin Speaker Series is comprised of eight lectures in a season, from September to March. The Marin Speaker Series is a part of the largest community lecture series in the United States. Speakers are chosen on the basis of their extraordinary (usually lifetime) achievements and unique expertise in their particular field.
Ticket information: the series is sold on a subscription basis only $539 (Orchestra), $419 (Dress Circle). Tickets to individual events are not available.
Marin Veterans' Memorial Auditorium is located at 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael, 94903. For more information or to purchase series tickets, go to marincenter.org or call the Marin Center Box Office at 415-473-6800. No refunds on tickets, all sales are final. Speakers subject to substitution and/or rescheduling. Doors open one hour early. Performances are 90 minutes with no intermission.