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Address: Jl. Sriwedari | Taman Kaja Community, Ubud, Bali 80571, Indonesia
Phone Number: +62 361 970508
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Wed 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Description: Kecak and Traditional Ubud Fire Dance
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Looking for things to do with my nearly 18 year old on our last trip to Bali and we returned here for an evening entertainment. This was out second time seeing the performance and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Looking for things to do with my nearly 18 year old on our last trip to Bali and we returned here for an evening entertainment. This was out second time seeing the performance and we found it just as enjoyable as when we saw it two years ago. I love the face that you are so close to the performance,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This was a great thing to do after just having arrived in Bali, although my group and I had a bit of trouble understanding the storyline. The setting was very intimate. We sat in white plastic chairs on the stage, so the performers were an arm's length in front of us. It was all-in-all a good cultural experience, but be... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We were staying in Ubud and book a tour to see this show. The night before we were informed we needed to be picked up an hour earlier due to the location of our hotel. We agreed only to be taken to a bunch of tourist traps. It was obvious the driver got a cut if we bought a wood... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Impressive experience, if you're ever in Ubud: go see it! I was in awe the whole time. The dancing is of high quality, and since the audience is very close to the performers, it feels very special. The choir of half naked men is unique, never experienced something like this before. Enchanting.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

I would recommend seeing this dance, with about 100 men chanting and singing. There is a story to follow as well. The fire dance was also very good. The setting is spectacular, very limited number of seats in an outdoor temple.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I guess I am not one of those people who really love cultural dance unless it appeals to me such as Hawaiian Hula. This one hour plus dance became tedious to me after awhile and I also noticed the same reaction from many in the audience. You should definitely read about the meaning of the dance in advance to prepare... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I have known about the Kecak Fire Dance for many years and conducted a fantastic arrangement of it with my college choirs. I was delighted to see and hear a live performance of it in Ubud. It is truly a spectacle to behold. It is thrilling to see what looked like at least 100 men singing an hour of music... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This dance is brought to you by the men of the local community. It is great to see these guys performing. No instruments; just the human voice. If you sit in the from row, you are practically sitting next to the men performing. If you read the brochure (which is also the ticket) you can get an idea of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Over the years I have seen many Balinese dances and I love them but I was surprised when my husband asked that we attend the Kecak. This one in Ubud was great and I highly recommend it. The men sounded and looked fierce with their fierce kecak-ak-ak chants. A real spectacle. The dancing was great too and the story easily... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Kecak dance is something you must see when you visit Bali. I was a little disappointed in the show. if you know the real Kecal dance show then is this show to touristic ! The show is a mix of two shows....I missed the ,, trance '' effect !

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