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When the young bend ‘Cap Go Meh’ ritual

  • Indah Setiawati

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sun, January 8 2012 | 09:17 am

PREMIUM Each time the youth rise against social rules set by the elders, a drama begins.

Teater Bejana brought onto an open stage a performance titled Nonton Cap Go Meh (Watching Cap Go Meh) in Petak Sembilan Temple in West Jakarta on Saturday afternoon, amusing the public with acting, live music and Barongsai and Liong dances.

Nonton Cap Go Meh is a literary work by the late noted Chinese-...