A warrior and his wife are ambushed by a bandit in a bamboo grove. The warrior is slain. His wife, raped. A hundred years later, at the ruins of the Rashomon, a medium calls out to the lost souls.

Will the truth be revealed?

Based on the classic short stories of Ryunosuke Akutagawa, characters in Rashomon present varying accounts of a rape and murder that occurred in the bamboo grove. This tale of suspense is a thrilling insight into the subjectivity of one’s perception.

Led by Kuo Jing Hong, this theatrical adaptation promises dynamic choreography and dazzling visuals to bring the world of Rashomon to life!

Date: 3 – 13 September 2009

Venue: Drama Centre Theatre


Director: Kuo Jing Hong

Character Designer: Jiang Liheng

Lighting Designer: Kuo Jian Hong

Sound Designer: Yue Sze Hsing

Hair Designer: Ashley Lim

Makeup Designer: Beno Lim

Production Manager: Lee Bee Bee

Cast: Alvin Chiam, Oliver Chong, Liu Hong, Ming Poon, Pat Toh