Kuo, Pao Kun

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Kuo, Pao Kun

About the Artist

Kuo Pao Kun was a playwright, theatre director, and arts activist in Singapore who wrote and directed both Mandarin and English plays. He founded three arts and drama centres in Singapore, conducted and organised a number of drama seminars and workshops, and mentored Singaporean and foreign directors and artists. Kuo is acknowledged by both locals and foreigners as the pioneer of Singapore theatre, and was awarded the Cultural Medallion in 1990 for his contributions to Singapore theatre. His plays are characterised for their dramatic and social commentary, use of simple metaphors and multiculturalism themes, and have been staged locally and internationally. Image retrieved Jul 2016 © All rights reserved, http://iti.edu.sg/profiles/kuo-pao-kun/ Bio retrieved Jul 2016 © All rights reserved, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kuo_Pao_Kun

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