toy theatre is a show typical of Yogyakarta where leather handmade toy are used to represent stories of Javanese tradition. The puppeteer moves the marionettes in front of a white illuminated panel so that it is possible to see the shadows on the backside. The representation is performed with the accompaniment of typical Java music and songs.
Category:Java photo. puppet theatre Java 2 stars (6 votes)
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