MARJORIE PRIME

by Jordan Harrison
directed by Shannon Sindelar
October 13 - November 12, 2017

midwest Premiere

2015 pulitzer prize for drama - finalist

Run time: 120 minutes
One 15 Minute Intermission
Content Advisory: Adult Language, Adult Situations,

 

The story

In the not-too-distant future it’s the age of artificial intelligence, and 85-year-old Marjorie has a handsome new companion programmed to recount the distant, fading memories of her life. This incredible new play and Pulitzer Prize finalist explores what it means to be human in the digital age.

explores what makes us human and what, if anything, technology can replace


I’ll be right here, Marjorie. Whenever you need me.
I have all the time in the world.
— Walter, MARJORIE PRIME

The Artists

The Production

 

The Response

“… a thought-provoking play about memory, its corruption and our insistence that technology help us outwit death.”
- The New York Times

 

The Audience

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