Remember When: From Memories to Monologues #2


What do we remember? How do we capture our memories? If you’re a senior, come free your imagination in Remember When: From Memories to Monologues, a creative writing workshop guiding you to remember, reflect and map your memories.

Conceptualised and facilitated by theatre director and drama educator Jeffrey Tan, no prior experience is required for this workshop and it is suitable for seniors from all walks of life.

Through a series of six practical workshops, Remember When will guide you to capture precious moments and aspirations, and transform these life memories to monologues. In six sessions, you will learn:

Session 1: Introduction to creative writing / How to capture your memories
16 Jul 2018 | 2pm – 5pm | Living Room
* Taster Session tickets available

Session 2: Stories about my name
30 Jul 2018 | 2pm – 5pm | Play Den

Session 3: Tensions in drama / Writing dialogues in monologues
31 Jul 2018 | 2pm – 5pm | Living Room

Session 4: Visualising the stage / Sound and lights in the scene
7 Aug 2018 | 2pm – 5pm | Play Den

Session 5: Reading of the first draft
21 Aug 2018 | 2pm – 5pm | Living Room
* Optional

Session 6: Editing and rehearsal
27 Aug 2018 | 2pm – 5pm | Play Den

Session 7: Site rehearsal
28 Aug 2018 | 2pm – 5pm | Play Den
* Optional

Session 8: Show and tell
28 Aug 2018 | 7pm – 10pm | Play Den


- Taster session tickets ($10/$12) now available!
- Participants who have enjoyed the taster session and wish to purchase tickets for the remaining sessions may do so by cash only after the taster session. The prices are $40 (PG) and $48 (Standard).
- Pioneer Generation card must be produced for verification purposes when purchasing Pioneer Generation tickets
- Limited number of physical tickets will be available for sale at the Visitor Services Counter.


Writing monologues helped me to frame my thoughts evoked from an emotional experience and transform it into a verbal expression.
- Elizabeth

Remember When helped me to see my life journey and make positive resolutions for the future.
- Ellyn

Most grateful am I to Jeffrey Tan for opening up my writing to include the Monologue. I discovered a way to tap into my meories with imagination, bringing to life people and events that have impacted my life.
- Anne

The programme was fun and it helped us think on the spot and be creative. The facilitator was supportive and helpful. The ambience of The Arts House helped evoke memories.
- Fauziah

  • The event description was updated. Diff#342904 2018-06-06 02:54:42
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Jul 16 - Aug 28, 2018
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2:00 PM - 10:00 PM SGT
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Taster Session (Pioneer Generation) $10.00
Taster Session (Non-Pioneer Generation) $12.00
Full Package (Pioneer Generation) $45.00
Full Package (Non-Pioneer Generation) $55.00
Remaining Sessions (Pioneer Generation) $40.00
Remaining Sessions (Non-Pioneer Generation) $48.00

On sale until Jul 31, 2018, 2:00:00 PM

Venue Address
1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore Singapore
The Arts House