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Tooth and Claw

Michael Hollinger

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Description:

In an emotional ecosystem as complex as that of our planet, is life nothing more than survival of the fittest? Michael Hollinger based his probing work on the real-life giant tortoise named “Lonesome George”, and the efforts to preserve his species that threatened the livelihood of the native fishermen on the Galàpagos Islands. This play is part of L.A. Theatre Works’ Relativity Series featuring science-themed plays. Major funding for the Relativity Series is provided by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, to enhance public understanding of science and technology in the modern world. This recording also includes an interview with playwright Michael Hollinger as well as an interview with Carol Ann Bassett, the author of “Galápagos at the Crossroads: Pirates, Biologists, Tourists, and Creationists Battle for Darwin’s Cradle of Evolution”. Jaime Alvarez as Pedro, Chico Stephanie Beatriz as Ana Ortega Daniel Chacon as Park Official, Tour Guide, Alberto Richard Gallegos as Tito, Bernardo Daniel Guzman as Gonzalo Reyes Justin Huen as Jorge, Manuel Jay Montalvo as Miguel Mendoza W. Morgan Sheppard as Malcolm Geary Jos Viramontes as Carlos Zavala Cynthia Watros as Schuyler Baines Directed by Jessica Kubzansky. Original Music by Mark Holden and Wes Dewberry. Recorded by L.A. Theatre Works before a live audience at the James Bridges Theater, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television in July 2012. Tooth and Claw is part of L.A. Theatre Works’ Relativity Series featuring science-themed plays. Major funding for the Relativity Series is provided by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to enhance public understanding of science and technology in the modern world.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Cynthia Watros, W. Morgan Sheppard, Multiple Narrators

Length:

1h 58m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:00

Introduction
Introduction

01:04


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

00:49


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

01:15


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

01:05


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

02:02


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

03:11


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:36


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

03:22


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:07


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

00:49


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

05:04


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

03:26


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:29


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

03:53


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:09


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

06:11


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

00:41


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:06


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

11:57


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:45


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

02:13


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

03:20


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

03:24


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

02:17


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

01:03


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

11:40


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

23:23