The javanese are an ethnic group found in the

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

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

Ask a homework question - tutors are online