Mary Roach

Thursday, March 24, 2022 7:30PM

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Mary Roach is the author of the New York Times bestsellers STIFF, SPOOK, BONK, GULP, GRUNT, and PACKING FOR MARS. Her new book FUZZ: When Nature Breaks the Law, debuts in September 2021. Mary has written for National Geographic, Wired, and The New York Times Magazine, among others, and her TED talk made the TED 20 Most Watched list. She has been a guest editor for Best American Science and Nature Writing, a finalist for the Royal Society’s Winton Prize, and a winner of the American Engineering Societies’ journalism award, in a category for which, let’s be honest, she was the sole entrant.

As of October 1, 2021 all Bankhead Theater patrons 12 and older are required to show proof of full vaccination as they enter the lobby. Patrons will be asked to show either their vaccination card or digital copy of their COVID-19 vaccination along with valid ID. Anyone under the age of 12 will be asked to complete a short questionnaire. Bankhead Theater staff and volunteers also will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. In keeping with Alameda County Health guidelines, patrons, theater staff and volunteers also are required to wear masks at all times in the theater.