Every cultural related article in Surakarta City


Sekaten Festival (Hanacaraka: ꧋ꦱꦼꦏꦠꦺꦤ꧀꧉, sekatèn) is a series of annual activities to commemorate the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad held by the Surakarta and Yogyakarta palaces. The series of celebrations officially takes place from the 5th and ends on the 12th of the Javanese calendar Mulud (can be compared with the Rabiul Awal of the …


Adeging Kutha Sala Opera

The Surakarta City Government held various activities to commemorate the 274th Solo City Anniversary. The colossal drama of the Adeging Kutha Sala Opera is the highlight of the anniversary celebration, which was held on the City Hall Page, Sunday (02/17/2019). The event, which was supposed to start at 7:00 p.m., was only opened at 10:00 …

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Wayang Orang Sriwedari

Sriwedari Puppet People is one of the works of art that is still sustainable in Surakarta, for artists and artists every night still playing the Mahabarata and Ramayana stories. The Wayang Building is very crowded on weekends, Saturday and National holidays or red dates. For the price of the ticket is very affordable, also available …

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Setuponan in Mangkunegaran Palace is a day where art and cultural performances are regularly held at the Mangkunegaran Palace, this event usually performed Indonesian cultural arts, especially Javanese culture. This performance is part of preservation of Indonesian arts and culture which was initiated by Keraton Pura Mangkunegaran of Surakarta. This event is held every 35 …

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Surakarta’s Village Hall

Public space that dedicated to the society, to increasing public interest in developing their creativity. Keprabon Village Hall Keprabon Village Hall provides a main facilities to support creative activities such as sets of gamelan equipment and complete performances. And the Standard facilities that are being provided such as Internet, computer, library, prayer room, parking, disabled access, breastfeeding, canteen, air conditioning, …

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Over 200 Teacher and Solo Resident join workshop On Writing Cerkak, Story Telling and Writing Javanese Scriptures

SOLO – About 200 teachers, civil servants, students and ordinary people attend Literary Art Workshops at Loji Hotels, on Monday (10/29/2018) and Tuesday (10/30/2018). The workshop which was held by the Cultural Department of Surakarta brought several material, such as writing and reading Javanese characters, Javanese storytelling and writing Cerkak (Javanese short stories). The head …

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