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An Exact Sciences National Geographic Live! Series Event

National Geographic - Birds of Paradise: Extreme, Bizarre, Extraordinary

Tue, Feb 11, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Capitol Theater | 
$21 - $31
Subscription tickets: $19 - $29
Recommended for ages 13+. Children under age 6 will not be admitted to the performance.

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The birds of paradise are some of Earth’s most exceptional, yet little known, treasures. Tim Laman made it his mission to photograph—for the first time in the wild—all 39 species of this incredibly diverse group of birds. He and collaborator Ed Scholes studied and documented the birds in stunning photographs, videos, and audio recordings. On stage, Laman and Scholes share the challenges, discoveries, and adventures from 18 expeditions over eight years in search of these elusive wonders.