Darwin in Malibu, Crispin Whittell




Title: Darwin in Malibu

Author: Crispin Whittell

Typology: Drama

Language: English

Year: 2003

Publisher: Methuen Publishing

Colection: – Methuen Drama


Synopsis: Malibu, California. Believing that all the heated debate about The Origin of Species is far behind him, Charles Darwin now gets guidance from tabloid horoscope and trashy beach reading. But when his old friend Thomas Huxley turns up with the Bishp of Oxford he finds himself entangled in a life-and-death comedy about God and science, love, loss and the sex life of barnacles.

Darwin in Malibu premiered at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre in May 2003.