Remembrance

Remembrance

By Derek Walcott
Setting: 
Remembrance Day - Pre Dawn - The drawing room of Albert Perez Jordan's house in Belmont, Trinidad.
No. acts: 
2
Cast total: 
7
Male cast: 
5
Female cast: 
2

Synopsis

Remembrance is the story of an eloquent retired teacher who cannot reconcile his anachronistic love of British culture with the evolution of his family and communty in independent Trinidad.

Original production

Opening night: 
04/09/1987
Company:
 
Theatre: 
Original Cast:
Allister Bain Albert Perez-Jordan
Kelvin Omard An Interviewer
Amanda Holt Esther Hope / Anna Herschell
Jim Findley Freederick Jordan
Corinne Skinner-Carter Mabel Jordan
Doyne Byrd Mr Barrley
Calvin Simpson Mr Pilgrim
Production Team:
Carmen Munroe Director

Publications

Title Year Publisher NT Library
Two Plays: Remembrance and Pantomime 1980 Farrar Straus, New York No

Assets

Type Code
Programme Black Cultural Archives, Ephemera/368

Union Catalogue

Link Series Reference Archive Info
Negatives BTF/P/Y/4014 Future Histories at Goldsmiths, University of London
Playscript MPS 3532 British Library
Programme BCA/Ephemera/368 Black Cultural Archives