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Wednesday, 12 August 2015

WAYANG KULIT

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Cakra II 15th Street, Kauman, Solo, Central Java...

Wayang Kulit.
Leather puppet is a performing art using puppet which was made from hide that is carved in detail to represent certain figure. The puppet is played by a narrator to make the character alive with the music from the gamelan and same sinden or singers. Usually, the perfomance take all night long and it could be watched in Surakarta culture park every Friday night. in 2003, UNESCO gave the leather puppet as a masterpiece of oral and intangible heritage of humanity.


     


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