Mr. Darwin's Tree, A One-Man Play

The acclaimed British one-man play, Mr. Darwin’s Tree, will visit Trinity’s campus as part of its tour in Fall 2019.

The play is free, but registration is required. Click here to learn more and reserve your tickets.

Produced by Scholarship & Christianity In Oxford (SCIO), the UK Centre of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU), and underwritten by the Templeton Religion Trust and The Blankemeyer Foundation, playwright Murray Watts and actor Andrew Harrison will appear in both performance and workshop to help students explore the life and work of Charles Darwin and his impact on science and religion.


Written by noted playwright and director Murray Watts, and starring leading British film, TV and theatre actor Andrew Harrison, Mr. Darwin’s Tree has been described as “a brilliant, fast-paced and beautifully detailed performance” (“Church Times”). “BroadwayBaby” reported that “Mr. Darwin’s Tree explores not only science, but religion, the divine intricacies of the soul, and what it is to be human…. A rare treat.”

Hailed at the Edinburgh Festival as “an elegantly conceived, clever and highly informative performance, overflowing with gentle humor and charm” (“Three Weeks”), the play explores the life and work of Charles Darwin within the contexts of science, faith and family.

Click here to learn more about the play.

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