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Kecak Workshop Series


In this special 3-week series, learn to perform one of Bali's most instantly recognizable performance forms: the Balinese Hindu musical/dramatic kecak, sometimes known as the "Ramayana Monkey Chant". Fall 2019 Guest Dance Director, I Wayan Dibia, leads this special class at GSJ’s Berkeley banjar, or community center. Bapak Dibia, the author of Kecak: The Vocal Chant of Bali, is the world's foremost scholar on the subject. This is not an opportunity to be missed!

No prior experience required. While we highly encourage registration for the entire series, the instructor will accommodate drop-in students as well.

$60/3 sessions, $25 drop-in
Saturdays, September 21-October 12 (no class 10/5)
10:30am-11:30AM

Class Fee
Earlier Event: September 7
Balinese Gamelan (Gong Kebyar) Fundamentals
Later Event: September 22
Balinese Topeng Dance Fundamentals