MAGELANG,visitkhatulistiwa.com – Borobudur International Arts and Performance Festival 2018 will be held again at the Borobudur Temple complex, Magelang regency, Central Java. the title will be enlivened by hundreds of artists and bring in 10 thousand tourists.
This international event will be held on 6-8 July 2018. Artistic event is not only filled by domestic artists but also foreign countries. they will show off the potential of superior tourism from various regions to foreign tourists.
“This event will open on Friday, July 6, 2018 at 09.00 pm opening ceremonies filled with domestic and foreign artists, “said Head of Tourism Marketing Department of Youth, Sports and Tourism Central Java, Alamsyah, Thursday, July 5, 2018.
the festival is planned to be opened directly by the Minister of Tourism of the Republic of Indonesia, Arief Yahya and Central Java Governor, Ganjar Pranowo with beating the Kentongan (an traditional tool) Followed by processions and mass dance from region and abroad.
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he predicts no less than 10 thousand domestic and foreign tourists will be attending in this annual international art performances. The activity is expected to boost the economic and state revenue.
“Activities that are now held once a year this will be one of the calendar of world-class tourist events,” he said.
a number of artists involved in the opening performances include artists from Kinara-Kinari Studio, two teams of artists from outside Central Java, Dora representatives from Hungary, Christian, Costa Rica delegates Widya Ayu Kusuma Wardani, artists from Banyumas and ethnic music to be performed by National Music Group.The most unique, opening session is also enlivened with ethnic percussion music and ignition of 100 torches in the area Lumbini. In addition there is also a light on the stupa of Borobudur Temple. This colorful lighting attraction will make Borobudur look more beautiful. coupled with fireworks at the temple complex.
Saturday, July 7, 2018 Borobudur International Arts and Performance Festival activities filled with leading tourism exhibition from various regions since at 09.00 pm. In the evening, there will be performances by local and foreign artists. they are Estefania Pifano from Venezuela, Dolly Nofer from Padang Panjang, and Juniro Sitongan artists from Tapanuli.
On the last day, Borobudur World Music closed the series of cultural arts festivals. artists from Central Java will perform on the last day which was followed by a show of two artists from outside Central Java Province.
American musician Sean Hayward and Agniezka Uzma, a Polish musician, continued to perform on the third day of a closing dance by dancers from outside Central Java. (viva news)
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