Jakarta Post

Please Update your browser

Your browser is out of date, and may not be compatible with our website. A list of the most popular web browsers can be found below.
Just click on the icons to get to the download page.

Jakarta Post
press enter to search

The Jakarta Post
Video Weather icon 30°C
DKI Jakarta, Indonesia
30°C Partly Cloudy

Dry and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Wed

    26℃ - 32℃

  • Thu

    25℃ - 32℃

  • Fri

    25℃ - 31℃

  • Sat

    26℃ - 30℃

Wangi Indriya: Behind mask

  • Dian Kuswandini

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, May 12 2010 | 08:48 am
 Wangi Indriya: Behind  mask

If Wangi Indriya could travel back to her childhood and change something in her past, it would be the way she fell in love with dancing. JP/DIAN KUSWANDINIHaving danced for the last 40 years, the traditional tari topeng (mask dance) maestro still bares scars from her childhood, when her father forced her and her sisters to learn how to dance to make a living. “My father kept telling us: ‘Danci...

TRY A DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION

Join the discussions