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Playing with memory in 'Marjorie Prime'
Playing with memory in 'Marjorie Prime'

What is it that everyone is so concerned about losing these days? Oh, that's right: their memory. Fortunately, I have my smartphone to get me out of a jam when I can't remember the name of that actress who was just in that movie, you know the one with the Oscar winner, everybody loves him, oh, come on … (No shame in admitting that I've outsourced about 15% of my working memory to IMDb.) In his new play, "Marjorie Prime," which is having its world premiere at the Mark Taper Forum in a production directed by Les Waters, Jordan Harrison explores the fraught subject of memory from a variety of fascinating angles, including senior dementia, our...

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