The World Science Festival Gala is a unique, annual event celebrating the culture as well as the content of science. At the 2013 Culinary and Performing Arts Salute to Science, Broadway stars and other luminaries wove together music, dance, and performance with the cuisine of modern experimental chefs to create an extraordinary evening that stimulated the mind, excited the imagination, and dazzled the taste buds.
2013 Gala Highlights
Alan Alda, James D. Watson, Tracy Day, and Brian Greene with a stunning, scientific cake by Cake Boss Bobby Valastro.
Nick Bennett from Booker and Dax prepares muddled liquid-nitrogen-frozen thai basil lime daiquiris.
Broadway star Santino Fontana performs the song, "Putting It Together", during the 2013 Gala performance.
A packed evening for the World Science Festival 2013 Gala Culinary & Performing Arts Salute to Science.
Physicist and World Science Festival co-founder Brian Greene spoke about the ever-important quest for discovery, and seeking out the "big ideas" in science.