probably better staged, found it pretty difficult to keep the stories straight still love nick payne though. I was fortunate enough to see this play performed live at the Manhattan Theater Club Watching a four person cast handle over 20 separate roles with rapid fire scene and character changes was an absolute treat, and once the powerhouse of a play was over I knew I wanted to find a copy of the script and reread it to see how everything fit together The play goes by so quickly that it s a bit tricky to follow all the separate storylines and interconnect them with only one viewing Incognito is a fa I was fortunate enough to see this play performed live at the Manhattan Theater Club Watching a four person cast handle over 20 separate roles with rapid fire scene and character changes was an absolute treat, and once the powerhouse of a play was over I knew I wanted to find a copy of the script and reread it to see how everything fit together The play goes by so quickly that it s a bit tricky to follow all the separate storylines and interconnect them with only one viewing Incognito is a fantastic play about memory, identity and the not quite theft of Albert Einstein s brain one that juggles heartbreak and humor as the actors transition in and out of roles It s a great read It s even better live If you should ever get the chance to see this one, you must check it out I liked this one muchthan Constellations Again, though, the ending is a little bit of a humph And again I feel like the opportunity to really explore some interesting stuff about the brain and memory was missed It has some, but I wantedStill, the way the stories weave into and through one another is fascinating I bet this would be great to see on the stage. Nick Payne is a wonderful writer I ve read 5 of his plays This one is about the man who stole Einstein s brain It is interesting And very theatrical I just don t like it as much as I do some of his other plays.especially If there is I haven t found it yet. Fascinating. We will be seeing this play next month at Second Thought Theatre in Dallas. The brain builds a narrative to steady us from moment to moment, but it is absolutely an illusion There is no me, there is no you, and there is certainly no selfPrinceton, New JerseyThomas Stoltz Harvey performs the autopsy on Albert Einstein and then steals his brainBath, EnglandHenry undergoes pioneering brain surgery The surgery changes Henry s life, and the history of neuroscienceLondon, England The Present Martha is a clinical neuropsychologist When her marriage breaks down she starts to make radically different choicesThree interwoven stories exploring the nature of identity and how we are defined by what we remember, Incognito is an exhilarating exploration of what it means to be humanNick Payne s Incognito premiered at Live Theatre, Newcastle, in Aprilin a co production with nabokov and HighTide Festival Theatre