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The Doctor at Almeida Theatre

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Time 19:30
Date 10/08/19
Price £20

Freely adapted from Arthur Schnitzler's 1912 play Professor Bernhardi, The Doctor explores themes of antisemitism and Austrian-Jewish identity, and was initially banned in Austria.

Saturday 10 August - Saturday 28 September, 19:30. Saturday and Wednesday matinees, 14:40.

First, do no harm.

doctor

(noun) one who mends or repairs; in popular current use, applied to any medical practitioner. Also a traditional healer or diviner.

(verb) to treat so as to alter the appearance or character of; to falsify, tamper with, disguise.

Almeida Associate Director Robert Icke and Juliet Stevenson reunite at the Almeida for their third collaboration, following Mary Stuart and Hamlet.

The cast also includes Ria Zmitrowicz who returns to the Almeida following Dance Nation and Three Sisters.

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COMPETITION: Win 1x pair of passes to attend The Doctor at Almeida Theatre at 19:30 on Saturday 17 August. To enter the competition, send an email to vienna@run-riot.com with the correct answer in the ‘subject’ line. The winner will be randomly selected.

Q: In 1907, Duncan MacDougall performed an unusual series of experiments. Intrigued by the idea that the human soul had mass, and could therefore be weighed, Dr. MacDougall put together a bed fitted with a sensitive set of beam scales, and convinced a series of terminally ill patients to lie on it during the final moments of their lives. He concluded that the human soul weighed how much?
A: .1) 15 Grams .2) 17 Grams .3) 19 Grams .4) 21 Grams