Top Picks of Indonesia art events in Bandung, Jakarta, Yogyakarta from 24 – 30 July 2017
Inspyro Moves Dance Workshop, 29 – 30 July 2017, Jl. Karapitan No. 53, Bandung, Indonesia
Calling all Bandung dancers! Come and join Inspyro Moves 2-day workshops where you can take various classes given by dancers from the region. There will be classes in Contemporary Dance, Jazz, Hip Hop and Choreography. For more information, visit Inspyro Moves facebook page here. Or contact +62 821 8000 0202.
Amangkurat, 28 – 30 July 2017, 8 PM, Teater Salihara, Jakarta
Amangkurat is a piece of theatre that combines the words of Goenawan Mohamad and the direction of Iswadi Pratama to tell the story of power and greed that result in nothing but pain. Amangkurat is set in the old Mataram kingdom under the rule of King Amangkurat I. Amangkurat features Slamet Rahardjo Djarot, Eduard Manalu, and others. To learn more about the play and how to purchase tickets, click here.
Balungan, 26 July 2017, 7:30 PM, Auditorium IFI LIP Yogyakarta
Music lovers in Yogyakarta, don’t miss Balungan – rare collaboration between Javanese Gamelan artists and Western contemporary musicians from France. And it’s all Free! Balungan is a meeting point of two styles of music, where in this meeting point, despite the differences, both sides found similarities in how they play their music. This meeting point is expressed in 12 original repertoires that will be presented at IFI LIP Auditorium on 26 July 2017 at 7:30 PM. To learn more about Balungan and how to make reservation, click here.
Umbar Mak Byarr! – Festival Kesenian Yogyakarta XXIX – 27 July – 13 August 2017, Planet Pyramid, Bantul, Yogyakarta.
Operning: 27 July 2017, 3 PM, Malioboro, Yogyakarta
The 29th Yogyakarta Art Festival returns this year with a theme of Umbar Mak Byarr!. In the Javanese language, the word Umbar means Release. And Umbar Mak Byarr simply means a great big release. This year’s art festival wants to look at human’s lives that despite their hectic lives still need rest. With that idea, the festival aim to present its activities that include cinema, theatre, and exhibition as places well the public can find their ‘rests’. Umbar Mak Byarr! opens this Thursday with a parade at the famous Malioboro street. Enjoy the festivities! For more information on the festival, visit infofky.com.
The Sun, The Moon & The Hurricane, 24 July 2017, 7:30 PM, Uma Seminyak, Bali
Head to Uma Seminyak Bali this Monday to catch the Indie film The Sun, The Moon & The Hurricane by Andri Cung. A story of the ever-changing life of a gay 30-year-old man and his endless search of happiness, his struggle to grow up and his battle with loneliness. Stay back after the film screening to join the discussion with the film Director Andri Cung. For more information of the event, visit the Facebook Event page here.
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