London Toast Theatre: Copenhagen
London Toast Theatre, the English Theatre of Copenhagen, presents a staged reading of Michael Frayn's award-winning play "Copenhagen" about the mysterious war-time meeting in 1941 between the two Nobel Prize winning scientists, the Danish physicist Niels Bohr and the German physicist, Werner Heisenberg. After the play David Gross, American particle physicist and Nobel laureate, and Tomas Bohr, professor of physics and Niels Bohr's grandson, will answer questions.
Sunday, 6 October 2013 at 19:30, Glassalen, Tivoli, Copenhagen
Bohr and Heisenberg collaborated on crucial work leading to the creation of the atomic bomb used to end the war in 1945.
The playwright re-imagines this extraordinary meeting and tests our feelings on the moral responsibilities of scientists .
Vivienne McKee has adapted and directed this edited version of the play.