Traditional Betawi ondel-ondel were awaiting rental in Kemayoran on June 12, 2013. The giant puppets are in demand ahead of the city’s 486th anniversary, when they will enliven celebrations at malls and other public places. (Photographer: Safir Makki, link).
Hello lovelies, how was your week? This week went surprisingly quite peaceful after the fuel price hike. In the past, such event would see more demonstrations. Phew!
If you haven't gotten the slightest idea on what to do this weekend, here are some events that may interest you:
-- Musical Drama: Ariah. June 28-30. Monas. 7 p.m. Hotline: 0812 81814042, 0812 12214136
-- Musical Drama: Timun Mas. June 29-30. Istora Senayan. Tickets: ibudibjo.com
-- Movie Screening: Cool Kids Don't Cry. June 29. 1:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Erasmus Huis.
-- Movie Screening: Jakarta Dalam Teropong. June 28-29. Bentara Budaya Jakarta. Check the schedule here.
-- Film Festival: Korean Film Festival. Until June 30. Blitz Megaplex Pacific Place. Check schedule here
P.S. I plan to leave Java island tonight for some sea and sun retreat and shall return Sunday night. Hope you have a good one :).