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Indonesia. Wayang wong is a theatrical dance that was
originally performed for audiences only in the
royal Today it is enjoyed by the general public as
well. It is not clear when the first wayang wong
performance occurred, but it was first
described in the 18th century. At that time,
performances could last up to four days!
performances Wayang Wong Performances usually focus on traditional
stories and characters, and are usually
performed by men and women.
There are specific patterns of movement
for different types of characters being
portrayed, including elegant and smooth,
athletic and powerful, or more coarse
Costumes also have specific d...
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