ON SALE | The Persistence of Memory | Actors Edition
Twenty years ago, Mark David Major (author of Mars Rising) wrote three plays in a burst of creative activity over a three-year period. The first of these plays, The Persistence of Memory, premiered during a short, successful run at a historic St. Louis area theatre in May 1992. Twenty years later, the author revisited and updated these plays so they could be discovered by a new generation of readers and patrons of the theatre in The Persistence of Memory and Other Plays. This large-text format edition of The Persistence of Memory including character studies and a playwright’s commentary is specifically designed for actors, directors, and theatre companies.
The plays of Mark David Major perfectly embody the didactic nature of Generation X at its best and worst on the themes of romantic love and emotional honesty. It is characterized by a purity of perspective tinted with a cynicism wise beyond its years and a raw emotionalism carefully veiled under a mask of social indifference. These plays give voice to an entire generation, the children of a revolution…
The Persistence of Memory: Actors Edition is available for purchase from CreateSpace, Amazon, Kindle, iBooks, and other online retailers around the world. Be sure to check the online store in your country/currency (USA stores available below). The iBooks version for the iPad is recommended for digital readers.