Ondel-Ondel Performers as Betawinese Cultural Preserver at Bay Walk Mall Pluit

The Cultural Services of DKI Jakarta Province officially held a coaching activity for Ondel-ondel actors in the form of a workshop back days later from 7 to 8 June 2022. This activity succeeded held due to collaboration between the Cultural Service of DKI Jakarta, the Betawi Cultural Institute (LKB) and Ondel-ondel Community of DKI Jakarta (KOODJA) to answer public concerns regarding the rise of Ondel-ondel street performers who are considered to be degrading Betawi culture.

It is hoped that this kind of activity can be a creative space as well as an encouragement for Ondel-ondel artists, especially in the DKI Jakarta area to continue in preserve Betawi culture.

in addition for the workshop, the public can also watch live performance of Ondel-ondel from the activity which will be displayed in public spaces with the following schedule:

  • Taman Ismail Marzuki Arts & Cultural Center 21, 22, and 23 June 2022
  • Kota Tua 18, 19, 25 and 26 June 2022
  • Kota Kasablanka Mall 18,19,25 and 26 June 2022
  • AEON Mall JGC 25 and 26 June 2022
  • Glodok Chinatown 26 June 2022
  • Bay Walk Mall Pluit 19 June 2022 (has happened)
  • Jakarta Fair Kemayoran 21 and 22 June 2022


Courtesy: DKI Jakarta Cultural Service

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