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Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME

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Playwrights Horizons presents the New York premiere of 2015 Pulitzer Prize finalist Marjorie Prime, a new play by Jordan Harrison (Maple and Vine, Doris to Darlene at PH; Amazons and Their Men; Kid-Simple; "Orange is the New Black"). Commissioned by Playwrights Horizons and directed by Obie Award winner Anne Kauffman (Detroit, Maple and Vine, Your Mother's Copy of the Kama Sutra at PH; Belleville; This Wide Night; The Thugs), the play is the third production of the theater company's 2015/2016 Season. The production opened last night, December 14, at Playwrights Horizons' Mainstage Theater (416 West 42nd Street), and will play a limited engagement through Sunday, January 3. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and you can check out photos from the after party below!

The cast of Marjorie Prime features Noah Bean (One Arm, The Rise and Fall of Annie Hall, "12 Monkeys," "Nikita," "Damages"), two-time Obie Award winner Lisa Emery (Marvin's Room at PH, Casa Valentina, The Women, Iron, Curtains, The Unavoidable Disappearance of Tom Durnin), Stephen Root (All My Sons, Office Space, "NewsRadio," "King of the Hill," "True Blood," "24," "Boardwalk Empire") and two-time Tony Award nominee Lois Smith (After the Revolution, 100 Saints You Should Know at PH; Buried Child; The Grapes of Wrath; Annie Baker's recent John; "True Blood").

It's the age of artificial intelligence, and 86-year-old Marjorie (Ms. Smith) -- a jumble of disparate, fading memories -- has a handsome new companion (Mr. Bean) who's programmed to feed the story of her life back to her. What would we remember, and what would we forget, if given the chance? In this richly spare, wondrous new play, Jordan Harrison explores the mysteries of human identity and the limits -- if any -- of what technology can replace.

Photo Credit: Walter McBride

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Lois Smith

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Noah Bean

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Stephen Root

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Lisa Emery

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Jordan Harrison

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Anne Kauffman

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
David Margulies

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Lois Smith

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Lois Smith and David Margulies

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Lois Smith and David Margulies

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Stephen Root

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Stephen Root

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Stephen Root

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Stephen Root

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Lisa Emery

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Lisa Emery

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Lisa Emery

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Noah Bean

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Noah Bean

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Noah Bean

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Noah Bean

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Noah Bean

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Lois Smith and David Margulies

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Anne Kauffman

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Jordan Harrison

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Jordan Harrison

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Stephen Root and Noah Bean

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Stephen Root, Lisa Emery, Lois Smith and Noah Bean

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Stephen Root, Lisa Emery, Lois Smith and Noah Bean

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Tim Sanford, Jordan Harrison and Anne Kauffman

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Stephen Root, Anne Kauffman, Lisa Emery, Lois Smith, Jordan Harrison and Noah Bean

Photos: Playwrights Horizons Celebrates Opening Night of MARJORIE PRIME
Stephen Root, Anne Kauffman, Lisa Emery, Lois Smith, Jordan Harrison and Noah Bean


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