A scientific detective story, Yesterday Happened: Remembering H.M., explores the mysteries of Henry Molaison’s moving story, who at the age of 27, became frozen in time after experimental brain surgery resulted in his inability to form new memories.
The play is produced by Catalyst Collaborative@MIT, a science theater collaboration between Underground Railway Theater & MIT.
Composer: Tod Machover, Professor, Program in Media Arts and Sciences, MIT
Cast member: Anna Kohler, Senior Lecturer, Music and Theater Arts, MIT
Upcoming pre-performance presentations by MIT faculty:
Friday, May 11, 6:30-7:40
Suzanne Corkin, Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, Director, Behavioral Neuroscience Laboratory, MIT
Saturday, May 12, 7:00-7:40
Tomaso Poggio, Eugene McDermott Professor in the Brain Sciences and Human Behavior, Director, Center for Biological and Computational Learning, MIT