靈戲 (The Spirits Play) 靈戲 (The Spirits Play)

靈戲 (The Spirits Play)

Programme for one of playwright Kuo Pao Kun's last play, focusing on the horrors of World War II

Ong Guat Teng (王月灯)
The Theatre Practice

Dimensions: 210 x 297 mm

One of the last plays written by Kuo Pao Kun before his passing, it is a mediation on war and suffering and features five Japanese spirits coming together to recount their experiences in World War II.

It was staged at the Victoria Theatre as part of the Singapore Festival of Arts and directed by Taiwanese director Stan Lai.

On the cover of this programme features a painting by Ng Yak Whee.

Collection of Lai Chee Kien