There are no recent bookmarks.

Now Playing Utah is a charitable service that showcases transformative cultural experiences across Utah. Support is provided by:

Please Note: This event has expired.

2023 Lecture Series: Keynote Ella Al-Shamahi

Presented by Natural History Museum of Utah at Kingsbury Hall - University of Utah, Salt Lake City UT

Apr 04 2023
2023 Lecture Series: Keynote Ella Al-Shamahi

Ella Al-Shamahi is a National Geographic Explorer, paleoanthropologist, evolutionary biologist, stand-up comic, TV personality, and author of The Handshake. She will present the keynote talk “Exploring Dangerous Places” at 7 p.m. on April 4 at Kingsbury Hall. Al-Shamahi specializes in Neanderthals, caves, and expeditions in hostile, disputed, and dangerous territories. From heading up exploratory expeditions to joining cave excavations, the conditions can be unusual, from avoiding landmines to

View more


Tickets for the in-person lecture at Kingsbury Hall are $20 for general admission and $10 for University of Utah faculty, staff, and students with an active UID.

Tickets for a virtual live stream of the lecture are also available for $20 and $40 for viewing parties greater than two. Registration for the virtual keynote will close on April 3.

    Official Website


Kingsbury Hall - University of Utah

1395 East President's Circle, Salt Lake City, UT 84112

CONNECT WITH Natural History Museum of Utah