Synopsis: The play was written in 1985 by Singapore Cultural Medallion winner, Kuo Pao Kun. Is the coffin too big? Or is the hole too small? What will people do? This is a tug-of-war between the powerful and the powerless. This Kafkaesque play tells the story of a man tasked to oversee the funeral of his grandfather and his fight against government bureaucracy when the grand coffin is too large for the hole.