Review: “Marjorie Prime” at the Olney Theatre Center

Technology can be used to help us be more efficient, remain organized, stay connected with anyone in the world, and instantly find answers to any question. Artificial intelligence used to only be found in science fiction stories, but robots are quickly becoming a reality. In the Pulitzer Prize nominated play, Marjorie Prime, the Olney Theatre Center is taking its audiences to a not-so-distant future where holograms (or ‘primes’) the spitting image of loved ones can be purchased and programmed to embody the essence of a deceased family member.

The program from the Olney Theatre Center's production of "Marjorie Prime."
The program from the Olney Theatre Center’s production of “Marjorie Prime.”

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