Tuesday, 19 November 2019

Hundreds of Reog will be Performed in Every Village in Ponorogo by 11 July

Hundreds of Reog will be Performed in Every Village in Ponorogo by 11 July The Reog Obyok. (Picture by: Evita Mukharomah/TIMES Indonesia)
Wednesday, 10 July 2019 - 15:13

TIMESSINGAPORE, PONOROGO – There will be hundreds of reog dance performed in 307 area in Ponorogo by 11 July. This event will be held at the same time by 14.00 to 16.00 local western time.

This event is one of the Tourism Departement way to participated in the Visit Indonesia Year 2019. This event was intended to conserve the reog dance existence as well to raise the cultural potential of every village in Ponorogo.

"We would like to get the public attention by joining the Visit Indonesian Year 2019 with this massive reog dance in all the Ponorogo area," Muhammad Luman Wakidi the Secretary of Tourism Department of Ponorogo said on Monday (9/7/2019).

In addition, he also said that this event was the first massive reog dance event held together in Ponorogo area. This meanwhile the Mayor of Ponorogo said that they will make more program to preserve the existence of reog dance.

"We will make a program where every area or villages in Ponorogo should at least make reog dance performance once in a month. And it will be my way to asses the Tourism Department on every area by the end of the year," the Mayor of Ponorogo Ipong Muchlissoni said on last June.

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