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Ramayana ballet

We chanced upon this ballet at Purawisata Amphi Theatre as we were strolling on Malioboro... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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While in YOgyakarta, if there is no chance to go to see the show at Prambanan temple. This is a... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Andrea S
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Ramayana Ballet, performed at Purawisata Yogyakarta, Indonesia is a perfect place to watch Ramayana Ballet. Only 4 minutes from Malioboro Street. It has been staged regularly every night since 1976 and it has received an award from Indonesian Record...more
Jl. Brigjen Katamso | Mergangsan, Keparakan, 55152, Indonesia
+62 274 375705 ext. 382643
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a very entertaining, delightful dance performance. The costuming was beautiful and the live Indonesian music was lovely. Great way to spend an evening in Yogyakarta.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Phyl207
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We chanced upon this ballet at Purawisata Amphi Theatre as we were strolling on Malioboro street. Nice amphitheatre with a nice show of part of the Ramayana story. With an audience of about 50 people it felt very cosy. Not having seen any other Javanese...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

This ballet was lovely. Beautiful performance of classical Javanese costume and dancing telling the iconic Ramayana story. Performed with live classical music. Agree with other reviews to read about the story prior to the show to help understand. Some scenes are not explained in their...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Anna M
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

The price for this dance exhibition was 300000 ruppies per person. From a dance perspective this show is really poor. The show is called a ballet but it is hard to see why since none of the dancers perform even the most basic of ballet...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

While in YOgyakarta, if there is no chance to go to see the show at Prambanan temple. This is a perfect solution. Fascinating and well organized.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andrea S
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

What an experience to watch such talented performers with the backdrop of the illuminated Pramanban temples! The costumes were so elaborate nd a few of the dancers were beyond exceptional. Also ate the buffet before the show and it was worth the price to be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

this ballet is well performed by local artists. the whole set up is excellent, with good costumes and acting

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank clandale
Reviewed August 5, 2018

You can see the Ramayana without trekking out to Prambanan! You can see a terrific performance of the ballet in town, with or without having the buffet dinner. I thought the price for both was reasonable, but if you're on a tight budget consider eating...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend this culture as l experience. You can see the show with a buffet dinner beforehand or without, but the meal is good (mixture of international and local cuisine) and very reasonably priced. The musical ballet is a fast paced abbreviated version of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

I've watched this ballet performance many times but I think this is my serious review about it. Purawisata gives "surprise elements" especially if more than 100 people watching. I suggest please give it if more than 50 or 60 people. This surprise elements (fire works...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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PurawisataYogyakarta, Front Officer at Ramayana Ballet Purawisata, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Dear Yoga Efendi Warm greetings from Purawisata Yogyakarta, Thank you very much for taking the time to tell us about your great experience at Purawisata Yogyakarta. We are very pleased to know you enjoyed your holiday in purawisata. Your feedback is very important to us....More

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Ashwathram r
April 16, 2018|
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Dear Ashwathram, yes absolutely you are be able to buy on the spot. We can help you to order transportation when you get back from our performance. ..
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April 14, 2018|
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Response from PankajMiglani2019 | Reviewed this property |
Tickets to the ballet are available on the spot.