Sumardi - Golek

Sumardi – Wayang Golek (Wooden Puppetry)

Dalang or Master Puppeteer Sumardi presents the Wayang Golek, a puppetry performance with three dimensional Javanese wooden puppets. They are operated with the expert movement of wooden rods and wear unique colourful costumes. The puppets and the Dalang (Master Puppeteer) are most significant in Javanese and Balinese cultures, and still hold deep significance in public life there. Traditionally the performance …

West African Dance & Music

In this high-energy program students will be dancing traditional and contemporary styles of West Africa accompanied by music from Senegal, Ghana and Guinea. Students will learn the stories and cultural significance behind the moves and songs and engage in dance, call and response singing and some percussion. Make an enquiry!