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Performing Arts
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Creator:
Chor, Poh Chin 
Subject:
Personalities>>Biographies>>Authors>>Cultural Medallion Recipients
Arts>>Performing Arts>>Theatre
Arts>>Literary Arts>>Drama
Language:
English
Audience:
Adults|Young People
Type:
Article
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Abstract:
Lin Chen (b. 1919, Singapore–d. 29 August 2004, Singapore) was a pioneer theatre director and playwright who was active in the local Mandarin theatre scene in the 1950s and 1960s. He was also an accomplished writer who wrote short stories and prose under the pen names of Bai Meng, Ai Meng, Bai Dan and Bai Ni. For his achievements and contributions to the local theatre scene, Lin was awarded the Cultural Medallion Award for Theatre in 1982.