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Singing in the Streets

Jun 7, 2019 5:50 AM

WAYANG, OR CHINESE street opera, appeared in Singapore with the arrival of Chinese immigrants in the 1850s. They built temples and staged performances outdoors on the deities’ birthdays and for other festivals.

They drew such loud crowds that the authorities introduced the 1856 Police and

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