My Friend, A Japanese Soldier

(all levels)

My Friend, A Japanese Soldier


Based on true stories from the National Archives of Singapore, My Friend, A Japanese Soldier is a powerful and educational drama about survival and courage in times of war. Weaving anecdotes of true-life accounts with dramatization, the play will bring the audience back to the Japanese Occupation in 1940s Singapore. The lives and sentiments of the people will be conveyed via theatrical devices such as story-telling, puppets and audience-interaction.

Suitable for all school levels.

  • Focus: To create an authentic and thought-provoking presentation that will help students better understand and appreciate our local history.
  • Theme: Singapore History
  • Technical requirements: Enclosed indoor venue with min. depth (6m) for projection
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Venue: School Hall