Marie Sklodowska Curie was one of the most famous scientists of all time. An outstandingly talented Polish girl with huge ambitions both for herself and her country, she broke through all the restrictions placed on women at the time. Her amazing discovery of not one but two new elements with her beloved husband Pierre Curie

The subsequent ups and downs of her turbulent private life, and spectacular work during World War One, are perhaps less well known, but equally fascinating.

Written and performed by Alison Neil, a story-teller second to none, this one-hour play will be followed by a Q & A session. Tickets: £12 (including tea and cake)