60 minutes (1 hour)
Time Period - Present Day
Settings Of Play - The gymnasium of Lyndon Baines Johnson High School, Staten Island, New York.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes
Teen (Age 14 - 18)
High School/Secondary, College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre
The chairperson of the Senior So Long Dance enlists eight students to decorate. As they transform the gym (stage) with streamers, stars and balloons, they learn about each other and themselves. Day turns to night, the dance begins and they pledge to remember all they've been through. Developed with teenagers in the Drama Workshop of the Greenwich Village Youth Council in New York, Remember Me Always captures the voice of today's youth. >
Remember Me Always was developed in a series of workshops led by Michael Oakes and Jennifer Wells and teenagers at The Greenwich Village Youth Center and was first perfoemed in June, 1988.