Photograph 51
Character: Rosalind Franklin
Directed by: Michael Grandage
Written by: Anna Ziegler
Other cast: Will Attenborough, Edward Bennett, Stephen Campbell Moore, Patrick Kennedy, Joshua Silver, Lorna Stuart, William Troughton, Patrick Walshe McBride
Venue: Noël Coward Theatre
Production dates: 5 September - 21 November 2015

London, 1953. Scientists are on the verge of discovering what they call the secret of life: the DNA double helix. Providing the key is driven young physicist Rosalind Franklin. But if the double helix was the breakthrough of the 20th century, then what kept Franklin out of the history books? A play about ambition, isolation, and the race for greatness.

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