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Journey of The Dancer

AA Gde Bagus Mandera Erawan

History of Peliatan Dance

A.A Gede Bagus Mandera Erawan is one of the living legends of the rich artistic history of Peliatan. Among his students and peers he is affectionately known as “Gung Aji”.

At Usada Forum on the 6th May, he shall be sharing his exciting personal journey as a dancer in an interactive conversation. Gung Aji shall also speak of his father’s pioneering journey to Paris with a group of Balinese dancers in 1931, and several other voyages in the Sukarno era! This conversation is becoming alive with historical recordings of dance performances. David Attenborough, among many others, was fascinated by the Peliatan music tradition, and Gung Aji is featured with other artists in his 1969 BBC documentary: “The Miracle of Bali – A Recital of Music from the Village of Peliatan”.

LOCATION: Usada Bali
Jl. Sugriwa No.4, Ubud, Bali
www.usadabali.com

 

Date

May 06 2021
Expired!

Time

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Cost

IDR 150K
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