A Little Imagination

a few play things

Michael Chiang also moonlights as playwright, specialising in wry, wicked comedies about life in Singapore. According to his mother, his plays have all enjoyed resounding success, earning him the reputation of being Singapore’s most popular and successful playwright.

stage productions

Michael Chiang's High Class
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2013
High Class
2013
Army Daze (Rerun of 25th Annniversary show)
2012
Army Daze (25th Annniversary production)
2008
Beauty World (20th Annniversary production) Esplanade Theatre
2006
Army Daze (Rerun)
2004
Private Parts (Rerun) Esplanade Theatre
1999
My Lonely Tarts
1998
Beauty World (Rerun) (TV telecast, plus stage run)
1997
Mixed Signals (Rerun)
1995
Mortal Sins
1995
My Art Belongs To Me (short play; written for 10th anniversary of Sothebys Singapore)
1994
Army Daze (Rerun)
1994
A Night Out With Michael Chiang (featuring Heaven II, new short play)
1992
Private Parts (Singapore Arts Festival)
1992
Beauty World (Rerun) (Japan tour, plus Singapore run)
1991
Michael Chiang's Comedy Playhouse (exclusively for Amex card members)
1990
Army Daze (Rerun) (Retrospective: A Festival of Singapore Plays)
1989
Mixed Signals
1988
Beauty World
1987
Army Daze
1985
Love & Belachan (short play, for dinner theatre)
1984
Beauty Box (Bumboat!) (short play, for Singapore Arts Festival)

published works

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2014
Play Things
1993
Private Parts & Other Play Things
1992
The New Army Daze
1987
Army Daze / Beauty Box Comic Book
1985
Army Daze

film

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1996
Army Daze (Cathay Films)