Ramayana ballet is the most popular object of attraction tourist destinations of tourists resort at Yogyakarta. The performance is held three times a week. Uniquely, the Ramayana has been staged for 36 years! It’s stage is located in the city center, 1 kilometres from the palace and Malioboro.
Ramayana Ballet performing arts are beautiful, fascinating, and so wonderfull. The show was able to unite various Javanese arts such as dance, drama, and music on one stage and one momentum to present the story of Ramayana, the epic legendary Walmiki written in Sankserta.
The story of Ramayana is sung on this show are similar to those carved on the temple of Prambanan. Like the fabled, Ramayana story carved in the Hindu temple similar to the story in oral tradition in India. The episode in it’s story can be summarized in four plays or round, kidnapping Sinta, Anoman mission to Alanka, Rahwana’s death or Kumbakarna, and meeting Rama Sinta.
There is no dialogue spoken by the dancers in this show, there is only sound by sinden that see the storyline by the song in the Java language . For those of you who can’t speak Java, you don’t need no confused because there will be narrative in the Indonesian language and english.
Ballet performances organized by the story of Ramayana, the story of the love between Rama and Shinta, Ravana’s wrath, and loyalty, and courage Hanuman.
You can get dinner at the Gazebo Garden Restaurant is located in an area with Open Stage Ramayana. It see the combination of beautiful garden with an attractive Javanese architecture. Accompanied by the music of ‘Gamelan’ and Javanese dancers are shown live.