WAYANG BONEKA (PUPPET)
WONG AGUNG JAYENGRANA
It is about creating a new form of Wayang Golek performance presented in a show. The main difference between the new and the previous Wayang Golek performances lies on the process of preparation until the presentation, the wayang boneka (puppet), the stage setting, the actor, the duration needed, the costumes, the scene structures, the music, and the atmosphere especially designed in order to get the audience interest so that it causes their empathy appears. It is hoped that the function of the created puppet performance is able to be an entertainment, besides, it can create the contemplation.
This creation aims to produce a puppet performance that is meant to be an effort to develop creativity of the art work creation. The main target is to be able to present Wayang Golek skillfully and interestingly. The works includes: (1). The script of puppet performance Wayang Golek, (2). The new form of Wayang Golek Menak puppet that is ready to present, and (3). The puppet performance entidled Wong Agung Jayengrana. Many steps are executed to reach the target, beginning from the observation on the performance of Wayang Golek Menak Sentolo, Kulon Progo, Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta. The observation aims to identify the causes of the development of Wayang Golek Menak Sentolo, including the performance content, the form of the existing Wayang Golek, the way of the performance, and the reached product of every performance.
10 months ago