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Nikola Tesla - The Forgotten Genius

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Actor Duffy Hudson will portray the forgotten genius Nikola Tesla, the “Master of Lightning,” whose discoveries led to the development of the modern alternating current electric power system. Tesla was a Serbian American inventor and rival to Thomas Edison, who promoted a direct current electrical system. At his death in 1943, Tesla held more than 300 patents.

Broadway and film veteran Duffy Hudson is an actor, director, writer, teacher and filmmaker.

This program is free and open to the public and was made possible with help from the Council Bluffs Public Library Foundation.