Watch Lars Jan Memory of Time trailer

The Institute of Memory (TIMe) created by Lars Jan / Early Morning Opera from Lars Jan on Vimeo

Yerba Buena Center for the Arts / May 19 + 20, 2018

ICA Boston / November 17 + 18, 2017

New York Times Critic’s Pick

Previously presented by REDCAT, PICA TBA Festival, Under the Radar Festival @ The Public Theatre, and On the Boards.

Created by Early Morning Opera (
Writing, Direction, and Stage Design by Lars Jan
Produced with Los Angeles Performance Practice and CalArts Center for New Performance

Performance: Andrew Schneider and Sonny Valicenti
Composition & Vocal Performance: Mariana Sadovska
Dramaturgy & Translation: Anna Burzynska
Video Design, Interactive Software and Systems Integration: Pablo N. Molina
Lighting Design: Christopher Kuhl
Sound Design: Nathan Ruyle and Mikaal Sulaiman
Costume Design: Kate Fry and Stephanie Petagno
Technical Direction: Aron Deyo and Joshua Friedensohn
Associate Lighting Designer: Chu-Hsuan Chang
Interactive Typewriter: Andrew Schneider
Video Engineer: Matt Broach
Research Assistance: Riley O’Neilll and Szymon Wroblewski
Additional Translation: Nathaniel Espino
Stage Manager: Laura Stem
Production Manager: Sarah Peterson
Producer: Miranda Wright
Trailer Editor: Sonny Valicenti
Graphics: Thirst (

Dedicated to Razia Jan

TIMe was made possible with funding by the New England Foundation for the Arts’ National Theater Project, with lead funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and is a National Performance Network (NPN) Creation Fund/Forth Fund Project co-commissioned by REDCAT/ CalArts Center for New Performance in partnership with The Portland Institute of Contemporary Art, the Institute of Contemporary Art Boston and NPN. Crucial residency support was granted by the Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA, with technology support from FARO.

TIMe is organized by as part of a program celebrating the 100th anniversary of the birth of Tadeusz Kantor.

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