This event is in collaboration with the Artists Repertory Theatre’s production of The Importance of Being Earnest.
It is also a repeat of the two sold-out shows held at the Alberta Rose Theatre in February and March, 2017.
Is the brain chemistry behind our love for chocolate equivalent to that which drives infatuation with a new lover, the love of a particular song, or addiction? How does the brain sort out pleasure and discomfort? What drives our decisions to stay with one person for life or go from one lover to another, never settling down? At this Science on Tap, Dr. Larry Sherman, neuroscientist at OHSU, will focus on these and other questions that reveal much about how neurochemical changes can have major effects on our behaviors—how we love, what we love, and who we love.
*A note on the suggested cover: Science on Tap is largely supported by money collected at the door. We are committed to offering educational opportunities to adults who want to learn, so if the ticket price is a hardship for you, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for for reduced-price tickets. Buying a ticket in advance confirms that you will have a seat at the event, and it is likely that this event will sell out so pre-buying tickets is recommended.