Memory Play

Memory Play

Théâtre de Complicité, the verbally agile UK-based theatre company, wowed New York audiences last spring with Mnemonic, a collaborative work conceived and directed by the company's artistic director Simon McBurney. The word mnemonic is defined as: (1) assisting or intending to assist the memory, and (2) of memory, and Mnemonic pulls the audience into a web of multiple stories, whose fragments are derived from the actors' own memories as well as written stories such as

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