The Memory Show OFF-BROADWAY REVIEWS

  • NY TIMES

  • Opening Night:
    August 18, 2010
    Closing:
    August 29, 2010

    Theater: Barrington Stage Company / 30 Union Street, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 01201

    Synopsis: 

    This two-person comic tragedy is about the complicated relationship between a woman who has just been diagnosed with Alzheimer's and her estranged daughter who moves back home to Brighton Beach to care for her. As the mother starts forgetting the present, her daughter begins remembering the past.

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  • NEW YORK TIMES REVIEW OF The Memory Show

    Forgetting of Things Past: A Duet Off-Key

    Ben Brantley

    August 26, 2010: During spoken sections of this embryonic show, which has a book and lyrics by Sara Cooper, seemingly random notes from a lone piano drift teasingly through the air, hinting at half-forgotten songs but never arranging themselves into a tune you can follow. There are unresolvable struggles taking place within this quiet, gentle music: between recollection and the past, between individual visions of earlier days, and between a parent and child who are both inextricably connected and unconquerably separate.

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