Ramayana Ballet

Ramayana Ballet on Trimurti Prambanan Open Theater.
This is drama dance has been performed for a very long time, by people around Prambanan Temple every full moon,. Ramayana is performed without dialogue, but dance and gamelan accompaniment only. The story was taken from the relief of Prambanan temple. Ramayana it’s a love story of  Price Rama who rule on his kingdom  And now, this ballet is regularly performed on the grand stage Trimurti Open theater built by government in Prambanan compound and other place at Purawisata garden Resto.

Presented by more than 250 artists at its original place: Ramayana Open Air Theater & Trimurti Theater Prambanan Temple complex – Yogyakarta – Indonesia.

Ramayana Ballet at present time being the most popular performance in Yogyakarta. It is held at an outdoor theater (episodic and full story) and Trimurti indoor theater (full story) in Prambanan, 16 km east of Yogyakarta, with the magnificent Prambanan Temple as a scenic background. Ramayana Ballet presents the finest dancers from the region.

The entire Ramayana epic consists of four episodes and full story, each night one episode, presented from 0730 pm to 0930 p.m. in four clear nights on and around the full moon, each month from May through October. The full story is held at Trimurti Theater every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday; presented by more than 50 professional dancers. The large outdoor amphitheater, more than 250 assorted dancers and gamelan musicians, four clear tropical nights on the full moon, a thousand-year-old temple of inspiring beauty as part of the scenery; Ramayana, the story of gods, mortals, giants, monkeys and beautiful women based on the epic of Hindu found in the relief’s of Prambanan Temple, are the reasons for its popularity, reputation and appeal with every performance.

Calendar of Ramayana  Ballet Performance at Prambanan 2011
Venue: Open Theater Trimurti, PRAMBANAN Time : 7:30 – 9:30 PM

May  2011 3,5, 7, 10,12, 14, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 26,28, 31
June 2011 1,2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 11, 14, 15, 16,17, 18, 19, 20, 21,22, 23, 25, 28, 29, 30
July 2011 2,5, 6, 7, 9, 12, 13, 14,15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, 30
August 2011 2,3, 4, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20,23, 24, 25, 27, 30
Sept 2011 1,3, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 17, 20, 22, 24, 27,29
Octr 2011 1,4, 6, 8, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 22, 25,27, 29