By Lewis Hetherington,Liam Jarvis,Hannah Barker
Henry lives every day just like the final. precisely just like the final. on a daily basis, he attempts to make experience of the area round him; the lady sitting at the garden open air his window, the pages of a publication packed with an analogous sentence, the eighty 12 months previous guy taking a look at him within the mirror.
In 2009 sufferer H.M.’s mind is dissected live to tell the tale the web to a world viewers of 400,000 humans, reduce into conscientiously preserved slices: manuscripts of tissue just like the pages of a book.
In 1953 Henry Molaison emerges from experimental mind surgical procedure with none recollection of the final years of his lifestyles or the facility to shape new memories.
In 1935 nine-year previous Henry is knocked over via a motorbike, leaving him subconscious for 5 minutes.
Following Analogue's seriously acclaimed Mile End and Beachy Head and encouraged by way of the world’s most vital neuroscientific case-study, 2401 Objects tells the extraordinary tale of a guy who may possibly now not have in mind, yet who has confirmed very unlikely to forget.
‘I defy someone no longer be drawn into this deeply relocating exam of existence, demise and memory.’ - Telegraph
‘2401 items is a superior, well-researched piece of theatre that provides to Analogue's ever-growing canon of work.’ - Total Theatre Review
‘Beautifully-sculpted... an understated and outstandingly light piece of theatre’ -The Scotsman
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2401 Objects (Oberon Modern Plays) by Lewis Hetherington,Liam Jarvis,Hannah Barker