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23/05/2014 - Age: 9 yrs

The Institute of Impossibility

“An unmissable night of entertainment, intrigue, and debate – with a touch of education snuck in when you aren’t looking.” New Scientist

The concept, termed "The Enlightenment Café", is science communication through theatre. This show was about the evolution of ideas and creativity. Three research groups from Warwick and two from Coventry were invited to contribute.


The award winning LAS Theatre do their shows in collaboration with scientists and science institutions. They create worlds in which the science is the centre piece and which allows audiences to discuss and play with what they learn. We did 6 shows over 3 days, reaching a local audience of hundreds.