Take a look inside Tom Stoppard’s The Hard Problem, which opened at Lincoln Center Theater’s Mitzi E. Newhouse Theatre November 19, in the video above.
The play about the question of consciousness began performances October 25 for the limited run engagement, which is set to close January 6, 2019.
Directed by Tony winner Jack O’Brien, the production stars Adelaide Clemens as Hilary, a psychology researcher at the Krohl Institue for Brain Science examining the titular hard problem of defining consciousness. The Hard Problem received its world premiere at London’s National Theatre in 2015 and made its U.S. premiere in Philadelphia in 2016 at the Wilma Theater.
The cast also features Robert Petkoff, Jon Tenney, Eshan Bay, John Patrick Doherty, Nina Grollman, Katie Beth Hall, Eleanor Handley, Olivia Hebert, Sagar Kiran, Chris O’Shea, Madeleine Pace, Tara Summers, Baylen Thomas, Kim N. Wong, and Karoline Xu.