Remarkable Moment With Ramayana Ballet Performance
One of the heritage cultures in Indonesia is the Ramayana Ballet Performance. It is a kind of
performance in Prambanan Temple. Besides, it shows the combination of traditional dance
and theatre. There are important things from this performance as the following:
A Short Definition Of Ramayana Ballet Performance
It is a beautiful traditional performance from West Java. In this performance, you can see
many kinds of Javanese performances, for example, traditional dance, music, and theatre in
one of the stages. This performance tells the historical story of Ramayana. Ramayana is an
epic legendary literature written by Walmiki and is written in Sanskrit text.
A Plot Of This Performance
This performance has a long plot story that is a role in four sections. In the first section, the
performance shows the scene about the abduction of Shinta from Rahwana. The second
section, telling about the Hanoman mission to pick Shinta from Rahwana and carry her to go
In the third section, you can see the scene when Rahwana and Kumbakarna have death.
Last, in the ending section, you can see the meeting again between Sinta and Rama. All the
scene is performed with the music and colossal traditional dance.
The Wonderful Acrobat Scenes In Ramayana Ballet Performance
In this performance, you can see some wonderful acrobat scenes such as a juggling of the
fireball. You can see this scene when Hanuman will be fired by Rahwana, but Hanuman can
fire Alengka that is the kingdom of Rahwana.
You also can see the fire art performance scene when Shinta fire herself. Based on the epic
story, Shinta fire herself to show that she still has a holy virgin. She wants to give this
confirmation to Rama. It is the most wonderful scene in this performance.
The Place To See This Performance
You can see this performance at the two main places in West Java. Purawisata Jogjakarta is
the first place to watch this performance. It located in the east of Kraton or Jogjakarta
Palace. If you watch Ramayana Ballet's performance in this place, you will get a dinner
Besides, you can visit Prambanan Temple as the second place to watch this performance
because the epic story of Ramayana is chiseled on the Prambanan’s relief.
The Price To Buy Ramayana Ballet Ticket
The prices are based on the classification class that starts from the second class, first-class,
special class till VIP Class. You can choose a kind of classification ticket, facilities, and
schedules. To buy this ticket, you should have a budget start from two hundred and
thousand into four hundred and thousand rupiahs per person.
If you want to spend your holiday night in Jogjakarta, Ramayana Ballet performance is the
best recommendation for you.