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EMILIE: La Marquise Du Châtelet Defends Her Life Tonight
BY LAUREN GUNDERSON
OPENS SATURDAY, AUGUST 26
AT THE GREENWAY COURT THEATRE
The vibrant 18th century French physicist and mathematician, Emilie du Châtelet, returns for one night to defend her legacy and finish the groundbreaking work for which she was denounced until after her death. This witty, sexy, and passionate exploration harkens back to history- recounting her intellectual and romantic entanglements, including an affair with Voltaire.