Mark Synnott is a man ever on the brink of new discovery. A big wall rock-climber of the highest order, Synnott has made legendary first ascents of some of the world’s tallest, most forbidding walls, from Baffin Island to Pakistan. Today, the National Geographic adventure writer uses his skills to break scientific ground, reaching incredibly inaccessible environments in search of rare species. It’s all in the spirit of adventure and exploration, to educate about these sites of strange, remote beauty.
The Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts: to enrich the lives of everyone in our community through extraordinary and diverse performing arts experiences.