This title is part of Robert Yeo’s First Editions, it was published in 1990.
This controversial play was first produced in Singapore in November 1980 and given a staged reading at the La Mama Theatre in New York in May 1985. The Straits Times of 16 December 1989, summing-up significant events of the last decade wrote: “One Year Back Home breaks down audience’s bias against Singapore works, playing to capacity crowds.”
Through the eighties, it has become recognized as a landmark play also for the boldness of its theme and commensurate language, marking further progress in the making of a distinct Singapore theatre came of age in the eighties and One Year Back Home is a major contribution.
It is a first-year text in National University of Singapore.ISBN: 9715360920
Cover Type: Softcover
Page Count: 106
Year Published: 1990