The appearance of housewives coalesced into PKK was very intriguing. Their style and technique of presentation was so compelling. Moreover, the nice arrangement of clothing wrapped in sweet expression made their presentation look attractive. Compactness and vivacity of the participants resulted in an intact art.
It was the appearance of female artists in the Cultural Art Parade held on Jalan Nusantara Bangli, Friday (Mar 8). Coupled with the third anniversary of Developing Cempaga Community Forum (Formacem), the cultural parade presented 9 baleganjur troupes of PKK across Cempaga village. Being an honorary participant in the parade was the baleganjur troupe of Bangli County’s PKK as well as 3 baleganjur troupes of youth club throughout Cempaga village.
Thousands of people of Bangli consisted of the art lovers, artists, community leaders and government officials of Bangli County were present to witness the performing arts. The art parade was opened by the Deputy Governor of Bali, AA Puspayoga, accompanied by Mrs. Bintang Puspayoga, a Member of the RI’s Parliament Made Urip, Regent, Deputy Regent, Chairman of the Bangli House and Chairman of PDI-P Bangli NM Kutha Parwata.
Headman of Cempaga, I Wayan Nyepek, said it was the third cultural parade. In the first implementation was filled with the ogoh-ogoh parade, while the second one featured gong kebyar of PKK group and ogoh-ogoh parade. “For this third year, we organize the parade of baleganjur by PKK group and ogoh-ogoh. However, the implementation of ogoh-ogoh parade was on Pengerupukan Day,” he said. (BTN/015)