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National Geographic Live, sponsored by Subaru of America and Wagner Subaru, is a three-part speaker series showcasing our world through the eyes of National Geographic scientists, explorers, photographers, and filmmakers. Nat Geo Live events are amazing firsthand presentations by people who travel the world to get the powerful stories and images you’ve seen on the National Geographic Channel and in National Geographic magazine. Packed with amazing photography and video, each event concludes with a lively question-and-answer session, and an opportunity to meet the presenter in the lobby.

Arctic wolves by Ronan Donovan.

Streaming Options Available!

While Nat Geo Live in-person events have been canceled this year, we’re excited to offer three virtual Nat Geo Live events!

Each 60-minute streamed event features two Nat Geo explorers in pre-recorded presentations followed by LIVE, moderated conversation and audience Q&A. Tickets are just $25!

Check out the events below!

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Events In This Series

National Geographic Live Feats Of Filmmaking
2020-2021 Season

Feats Of Filmmaking With Bryan Smith & Keith Ladzinski Streaming

Mar 16, 2021

Go behind the scenes with filmmakers BRYAN SMITH and KEITH LADZINSKI as they reveal how they capture extreme feats of adventure in some of the world’s most remote and inhospitable environments in this streaming Nat Geo Live presentation.

National Geographic Live Mysterious Seas
2020-2021 Season

Mysterious Seas With Diva Amon & David Gruber Streaming

Mar 30, 2021

Get a glimpse into the ocean’s greatest depths – and the fascinating creatures that live there – with leading marine biologists DAVID GRUBER and DIVA AMON in this streaming Nat Geo Live presentation.

Andy Mann From Summit To Sea
2020-2021 Season

Andy Mann: From Summit To Sea (CANCELED)

May 16 - May 17, 2021

Victoria Theatre

Award-winning filmmaker and photographer ANDY MANN uses his work to bridge the gap between science and policy. From his early days as a rock climber to his current passion documenting the critically endangered oceanic whitetip shark, his stunning images tell the story of our rapidly changing planet, from top to bottom.

Arctic Wolf By Ronan Donovan
2020-2021 Season

Ronan Donovan: Social By Nature (CANCELED)

Jun 20 - Jun 21, 2021

Victoria Theatre

Chimpanzees, wolves, and gorillas are among the most charismatic of the mammals we know. We identify with them as species, groups, and even as named individuals. They’re also under threat. Join biologist-turned-photographer RONAN DONOVAN as he talks about his work in documenting these animals and what we, as fellow social mammals, can learn from them.

Bust of an Egyptian Queen
2020-2021 Season

Kara Cooney: When Women Ruled The World (CANCELED)

Jul 11 - Jul 12, 2021

Victoria Theatre

Join DR. KARA COONEY, professor of Egyptology, for a look at a time in ancient history when women ruled the world. Often neglected in the history books, these women were considered exceptions to the rule, political pawns in a patriarchal society.