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Legong and Barong Waksirsa Dance

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Combinitaion traditional Dance between Barong Dance and Waksirsa dance in Jalan Monkey Forest, Ubud, Bali
Jl. Monkey Forrest, Ubud 80571, Indonesia
+62 361 943986
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

The dance is good but a little bit long and repetitive, the people playing seems a little bit tired, doesn't seems like they want to be there. Recomend if you don't have anything else to do but it's not a life changing experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

The Legong and Barong dance takes place in a beautiful home in Ubud. Admission is 25000 IDR. You are given a theater script so that you understand the story which is really easy to follow. Live traditional music played in the background coupled with a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Trek802064
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

We went to see the Legong & Barong Dance at Pura Kloncing Padang Tegal Kaja, and the storytelling, choreography and music was mesmerising - put a huge smile on my face and loved every minute!! This performance is on every Thursday at 7.30pm. Definitely not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lmd211
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We came to the location (across the street from Ubud Palace) half an hour before the show, and got seats in the third row. Although the stage is raised above the seating area, it was difficult to find an unobstructed view even from the third...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

Just like the Kecak Fire Dance, this is another of the Balinese cultural performance relating to Barong (lion). Read the given storyline script before hand to understand the show and the most interesting part of the show is towards the end where certain performers were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ann K
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Great experience. Beautiful colours. Incredible costumes. The hour went by very fast! Would have appreciated it more if we were given a summary of the event beforehand.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dashers2014
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This was such a wonderful experience, the dancing so highly intriguing, that I cannot wait to return to Bali for a repeat performance. It's more than a dance - expect a live open air cultural show that gives a peek into the Balinese practices that...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank DanW440
Reviewed 4 May 2018

A live open air cultural show that gives a peek into the Balinese practices that is evident in abundance on this island. To appreciate and to understand the show, I read the script as the show played out in music, dance and in the Indonesian...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Steven_Teo
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent performance with a lot of artists. Amazing Costumes and colours. Suggest to buy the ticket in advance so that you can get a front row seat. Worth it! It also feels good to be supporting arts in ubud. If you are early for the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank loveinwhite
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Loved seeing the story about the Barong, especially because his story seems to be so prominent in Ubud. Enjoyed watching the cultural dance. This is the second we have seen since in Bali and we hope to see more!

Date of experience: February 2018
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