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Balinese Dance, Drama and Music

I Wayan Dibia, Rucina Ballinger, Barbara Anello (Illustrator), I. Wayan Dibia


List Price: 18.95*
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Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (5/17/2022)
Paperback (3/10/2011)


Lavishly illustrated, this book introduces the most commonly seen traditional performing arts in Bali. The gamelan music, dance, drama and puppetry covered here are sure to mesmerize Western readers. Ideal reading for visitors to the island as well as for anyone interested in Balinese culture, the book fully explains the history and function of each performance genre. The book is enhanced with a bibliography, a discography, and over 150 specially prepared watercolors of Balinese performers and performances.

Periplus Editions, 9780794606923, 112pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2011