Remembrance (Walcott)

by  Derek Walcott

Full Length Play, Drama  /  7m, 2f

NOTICE: Please be advised, this title is from the Samuel French Vault and is made from a scan of an archived manuscript. We hope you’ll treasure this glimpse into theatre history.

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Remembrance (Walcott)

by  Derek Walcott

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    7m, 2f

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

The playwright was a winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.

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"A lyrical, audience-pleasing work." - Variety

"Mr. Walcott is a poet, and his writing is of a quality we seldom hear in the theatre." - The New Yorker


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  • Minimum Fee: $75 per performance



7m, 2f
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Cast Attributes

  • Multicultural casting

Casting Notes

Requires 2 black men, 1 white man and 2 white females




Derek Walcott

Derek Walcott

First produced by Joseph Papp's New York Shakespeare Festival in 1979.

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