Ingenious Nature

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About This Show

Everyone’s looking for love, or sex, occasionally even both. The science of evolutionary psychology claims to explain why, and how, this state of affairs came about. But can it help us find the right one? A young man decides to take the “science of mating” seriously in his personal quest for true romance. Will the theory work in practice? It turns out, ovulation studies can make for awkward first-date conversation.

Ingenious Nature is a new theatrical mix-tape, written and performed by Baba Brinkman, the Canadian rap artist, writer, and creator of The Canterbury Tales Remixed (“Delightful!” The New York Times) and The Rap Guide to Evolution (2011 Drama Desk Award Nominee), both of which played at the SoHo Playhouse in 2011.

Show Details

Running Time: 1hr 15min (0 intermissions)
Dates: Opening Night: December 5, 2012 Final Performance: January 6, 2013
Location: , New York City

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Theatermania Review

| | December 5, 2012
Baba Brinkman proves that gangsta rap is the perfect medium for explaining evolutionary sexual psychology to a downtown theater audience.

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