Along with the introduction of running water and electricity at the turn of the 20th century were advertisements featuring modern home appliances. Georgina Wong has the story.
Georgina Wong is an Assistant Curator with Exhibitions & Curation at the National Library, Singapore. She is the lead curator of "Script & Stage: Theatre in Singapore from the 50s to 80s".
A new exhibition on Singapore theatre traces its growth from its nascent days in the 1950s when traditional art forms were dominant, as Georgina Wong explains.