Metta Culture Studio

Metta Culture Studio is the oldest dance studio in the city of Solo.

Metta Culture Dance is a place for teaching and dancing in the city of Solo, both traditional and contemporary dance.

It was founded in 1989 by alumni of the Indonesian Karawitan Middle School (SMKI) or who are now the SMK Negeri 8 Surakarta.

The studio is centered in Sriwedari Park, precisely in the Joglo and Metta studio branch, this Culture is in Mojosongo.

At the Metta Culture studio in Mojosongo there are around 60 to 80 children who are members of this studio.

While the central member, Joglo in Sriwedari, is around 250 members of Metta Budaya.

Training members every week 2 times, Tuesday and Friday or Wednesday and Friday.

The registration fee as well as the monthly tuition fee is Rp. 50,000 while the monthly tuition fee is Rp. 20,000 to Rp. 25,000.

The chairman of the production as well as the alumni of the Metta Culture Art Studio, Muslim Bagus Bagus Pranawa, said that members of the playgroup were able to enter the studio.

“We are coaching from small children, from entering the playgroup, how come we can enter Metta Culture,” he said.

“But later on for business, he wants to survive until he is good at dancing, depending on his children too,” he said. This article has been aired on Tribunsolo.com with the title Getting to Know the Metta Culture Studio, the Oldest Dance Studio in the City of Solo, http://solo.tribunnews.com/2016/08/08/mengenal-sanggar-metta-budaya-sanggar-tari- oldest-in-town-solo.