PHOTO CALL: Memory of Brits Off Broadway

News   PHOTO CALL: Memory of Brits Off Broadway Jonathan Lichtenstein's Memory, part of the Brits Off Broadway festival, celebrated its opening night May 10 at Bistro 60 in Manhattan.
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The production, which began performances May 5 and runs through May 27, is directed by Terry Hands at 59E59's Theater A. Vivien Parry leads the cast, which also includes Lee Haven-Jones, Daniel Hawksford, Ifan Huw Dafydd, Simon Nehan, Oliver Ryan and Christian McKay.

The play comes to New York from Clwyd Theatr Cymru in Wales. According to press notes, Memory "is a powerful dramatization of the power and failure of memory. Crossing between two generations, Memory links the events of the Holocaust with the modern-day Israeli-Palestinian conflict."

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At left (from top): Director Terry Hands and Vivien Parry; Lee Haven-Jones and Simon Nehan; Ifan Huw Dafydd and Oliver Ryan; Daniel Hawksford; playwright Jonathan Lichtenstein and Christian McKay.

Below: The company of Memory takes its opening-night bows.

photos by Aubrey Reuben

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