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April 12, 2021

Behind the Curtain: Secrets of the Whales with Brian Skerry


(Olympia, WA) — The Washington Center is delighted to share Behind the Curtain: Secrets of the Whales with Brian Skerry on Thursday, April 22, at 4pm PT. Tickets are complimentary in honor of Earth Day.

In celebration of Earth Day, join Nat Geo Live for a special behind-the-curtain look at National Geographic Explorer and Photographer Brian Skerry’s riveting journey as he sets out to discover the hidden culture of whales in the new Disney+ original series, Secrets of the Whales. The show will also include special insight into the pages of the May issue of National Geographic magazine, The Ocean Issue, and Skerry’s beautiful new book, Secrets of the Whales.

Jill Barnes, Washington Center Executive Director, says, “We have been proud to present an array of National Geographic Live speakers for many years.” The Washington Center presented Brian Skerry in 2015. “We have a passionate group of National Geographic followers,” says Barnes. “I’m so glad we can share this with our patrons at this time.”

This special preview event will include stories and visuals, and live, moderated audience Q&A with Brian Skerry. Closed captioning will be available for this event. Visit to learn more and watch the event.


DATE: Thursday, April 22, 2021

TIME: 4:00 pm (PT)

VENUE: Virtual


COST: Free

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