Building Youth Awareness toward Indonesian Culture through Ballet Performance
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- Indonesian art and culture, transformation, folklore, ballet performance, traditional
Ballet is one popular foreign culture in Indonesia, especially in metropolitan areas although not as popular as modern dance. Currently, the proud and concern for preserving the arts of traditional culture is less embedded in Indonesian’s young generation. This paper describes a case study at one of the Si Kabayan ballet performance by Marlupi Dance Academy. This’s an attempt to introduce the richness of Indonesian culture through a transformation of folklore to ballet form to build awareness of the young generation towards Indonesian Culture. The qualitative approach will reveals how the process of transforming Si Kabayan folklore into ballet performing art, as an effort that can be made by artists to arouse interest in the younger generation in preserving Indonesian art and culture it has opened a public discourse that ballet performances can be used as educational vehicles, introduction of various Indonesian arts and cultures to the younger generation.
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TY - CONF AU - Rizka Nuraini Arief AU - Anik Juwariyah PY - 2019/12 DA - 2019/12 TI - Building Youth Awareness toward Indonesian Culture through Ballet Performance BT - Proceedings of the Social Sciences, Humanities and Education Conference (SoSHEC 2019) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 81 EP - 84 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/soshec-19.2019.58 DO - 10.2991/soshec-19.2019.58 ID - NurainiArief2019/12 ER -