When Memories Have Us

Mar 25, 2018 - Mar 29, 2018

A Segal Centre production, in association with the Montreal Holocaust Museum

By Paul Van Dyck

Dramaturgy by Caitlin Murphy

Featuring Sarah Segal-Lazar and Richard Jutras 

Originally commissioned by the Bronfman Jewish Education Centre and premiered in March 2016.

In partnership with Concordia University

The participation of these Artists are arranged by permission of Canadian Actors’ Equity Association under the provisions of the Dance Opera Theatre Policy.


Only a handful of Holocaust survivors remain. Their stories must be heard.

Dive into history like never before. This new immersive theatre event plunges guests into the incredible and touching true stories of Montreal Holocaust survivors, by transforming various Segal spaces into living, breathing memories. Explore a collection of gripping testimonies from survivors, brought to life by talented local performers through reenactment and song.


Script Paul Van Dyck
Original script Caitlin Murphy and Paul Van Dyck
Dramaturgy Caitlin Murphy
Set & Costume Designer Rachel-Anne Germinario
Sound Designer Michel Robidoux
Lighting Designer Jon Cleveland
Stage Manager Danielle Laurin

With the generous support of

Howard and Vivian Stotland and Vicki and Stan Zack