Rakaputra Paputungan

Rakaputra Paputungan Rakaputra Paputungan is a Jakarta musical theatre aficionado who seeks to spread the love of the art form in Indonesia. Often volunteering for musical or theatrical productions, he's always looking forward to the next showtime.


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BWW Previews: TEMAN Journeys Into The Indonesian Theatre Scene with INTO THE WOODSBWW Previews: TEMAN Journeys Into The Indonesian Theatre Scene with INTO THE WOODS
Posted: Nov. 24, 2018


BWW Previews: JAKARTA PERFORMING ARTS COMMUNITY Commits to Fight Gender-Based Violence Through BLACKBIRD PlayBWW Previews: JAKARTA PERFORMING ARTS COMMUNITY Commits to Fight Gender-Based Violence Through BLACKBIRD Play
Posted: Nov. 29, 2018


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BWW Review: JAKARTA PERFORMING ARTS COMMUNITY's Wondrous Take on DREAMGIRLSBWW Review: JAKARTA PERFORMING ARTS COMMUNITY's Wondrous Take on DREAMGIRLS
Posted: Jun. 4, 2018


BWW Previews: Bandung Musical Community brings Broadway to Bandung with MIDNIGHT IN BROADWAYBWW Previews: Bandung Musical Community brings Broadway to Bandung with MIDNIGHT IN BROADWAY
Posted: Apr. 11, 2018


BWW Review: Robots Take Over the Stage in H2O REBORN RUPAKABWW Review: Robots Take Over the Stage in H2O REBORN RUPAKA
Posted: May. 7, 2018


BWW Review: LSPR PAC 19-2B Summons the Enchanting NANNY MCPHEEBWW Review: LSPR PAC 19-2B Summons the Enchanting NANNY MCPHEE
Posted: Aug. 28, 2018


BWW Previews: Jakarta Braces for Teater KataK's ROBIN OF SHERWOODBWW Previews: Jakarta Braces for Teater KataK's ROBIN OF SHERWOOD
Posted: May. 8, 2018


BWW Previews: DREAMGIRLS Comes True by Jakarta Performing Arts CommunityBWW Previews: DREAMGIRLS Comes True by Jakarta Performing Arts Community
Posted: May. 20, 2018


BWW Previews: JAKARTA PERFORMING ARTS COMMUNITY Commits to Fight Gender-Based Violence Through BLACKBIRD PlayBWW Previews: JAKARTA PERFORMING ARTS COMMUNITY Commits to Fight Gender-Based Violence Through BLACKBIRD Play
November 29, 2018

Jakarta Performing Arts Community (JPAC), a non-profit organization focusing on empowerment through the performing arts will perform David Harrower's theatrical play BLACKBIRD on December 8 & 9, 2018, at SAE Institute, South Jakarta. This production is part of the 16 Film Festival, an activism event slotted to run from November 25 to December 10, 2018.

BWW Previews: TEMAN Journeys Into The Indonesian Theatre Scene with INTO THE WOODSBWW Previews: TEMAN Journeys Into The Indonesian Theatre Scene with INTO THE WOODS
November 24, 2018

Teater Musikal Nusantara (TEMAN), a musical theatre company based in Jakarta, will produce their first show, Stephen Sondheim's fairytale musical INTO THE WOODS. The production will run for three shows on two days from December 22nd to December 23rd 2018 and will take place at Teater Salihara, Jakarta. This production is licensed through Musical Theatre International and produced in association with Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture and the Indonesian Agency for Creative Economy.

BWW Previews: TEATER PANDORA Dissects the Family Unit in RUMAH RAHASIA PEREMPUAN, November 1st-3rdBWW Previews: TEATER PANDORA Dissects the Family Unit in RUMAH RAHASIA PEREMPUAN, November 1st-3rd
October 30, 2018

TEATER PANDORA will bring RUMAH RAHASIA PEREMPUAN (The Women's Secret House), an adaptation of Tracy Letts' 2008 Pullitzer-winning playAUGUST: OSAGE COUNTRY, to the stage ofGraha Bhakti Budaya, Jakarta, on November 1st-3rd. It will be the community theater's 8th production, following last July's JELAGA (Cinder), an adaptation of Arthur Miller's Tony-winning THE CRUCIBLE.

BWW Interview: Michelle Oswari Unfolds the Stories of Jaksical and JOURNEY THROUGH TIME 2BWW Interview: Michelle Oswari Unfolds the Stories of Jaksical and JOURNEY THROUGH TIME 2
October 25, 2018

Michelle Oswari, founder of the Jakarta-based musical community Jaksical, shares her thoughts on the community as it celebrates its second year. The anniversary was commemorated by a concert, JOURNEY THROUGH TIME 2: THE STORY UNFOLDS (or JTT2 for short), which was held onSeptember 23rd 2018 at the Yustinus Hall, Atma Jaya University, Jakarta.

BWW Previews: The Mature, Star-Studded Romance of BUNGA TERAKHIR BADAI DAN KASIH at CIPUTRA ARTPRENEURBWW Previews: The Mature, Star-Studded Romance of BUNGA TERAKHIR BADAI DAN KASIH at CIPUTRA ARTPRENEUR
October 18, 2018

Perempuan Untuk Negeri (Women for the Country) alongside Geronime Production will open the musical BUNGA TERAKHIR BADAI DAN KASIH (Badai and Kasih's Last Flower) at Ciputra Artpreneur, Jakarta, on October 20th and 21st 2018. This production ispart of a string of romance-themed stage musicals which includeBADAI KASIH (February 2013) and PRAHARA CINTA BADAI KASIH (November 2013).

BWW Previews: TENTANG EMAS, Teater Niyaniya's Take on Childhood WondersBWW Previews: TENTANG EMAS, Teater Niyaniya's Take on Childhood Wonders
October 18, 2018

Teater Niyaniya will perform their 9th show, TENTANG EMAS, on October 21st, 2018 at the Gedung Kesenian Miss Tjitjih, Jakarta, starting at 7 P.M. The production is an adaptation of local author Kathrinna Rakhmavika's MERA, PUTI, EMAS, a children's webcomic which itself takes several Indonesian folktales and their characters, reimagining them into new stories reminiscent of Sondheim's INTO THE WOODS.

BWW Review: LSPR PAC 19-2B Summons the Enchanting NANNY MCPHEEBWW Review: LSPR PAC 19-2B Summons the Enchanting NANNY MCPHEE
August 28, 2018

Seven unruly children wreak havoc in their home, scaring away the latest woman unfortunate enough to be hired as their nanny. The widower father is left in exasperation until one day a seemingly magical and definitely very mysterious nanny showed up at their front door.

BWW Review: London School of Performing Arts PAC 19-1B's HAIR Brings Flower Power to JakartaBWW Review: London School of Performing Arts PAC 19-1B's HAIR Brings Flower Power to Jakarta
August 11, 2018

After the 2-hour show of untamed expressions of love and longing for peace, the logic and passion behind HAIR are made clear: it's an outcry against the growing injustice of contemporary Indonesian society.

BWW Review: GEMINTANG at TEATER KOMABWW Review: GEMINTANG at TEATER KOMA
July 14, 2018

GEMINTANG is Teater Koma's 153rd production, the latest in a long line of theatrical entertainment combined with contemporary social commentary. The script, penned by Nano Riantiarno, is also one of the few original Indonesian plays incorporating science fiction elements.

BWW Review: JAKARTA PERFORMING ARTS COMMUNITY's Wondrous Take on DREAMGIRLSBWW Review: JAKARTA PERFORMING ARTS COMMUNITY's Wondrous Take on DREAMGIRLS
June 4, 2018

The date was May 25th 2018. On the Friday evening blessed with clear skies, Graha Bhakti Budaya was filling out with people coming to watch the 9th musical drama production by Jakarta Performing Arts Community (JPAC) - DREAMGIRLS. It was the opening night and the anticipation coming from everyone was palpable. The event had 7 months of preparation and promises of being bigger and better than before. Following last year's WEST SIDE STORY, JPAC once again bought the performance license for DREAMGIRLS, this time through Tams-Witmark Music Library.

BWW Previews: SANSKERTA Seeks to Conserve Indonesian Heritage Through RAHWANABWW Previews: SANSKERTA Seeks to Conserve Indonesian Heritage Through RAHWANA
June 1, 2018

Indonesia's rich culture and history spanning hundreds of years are priceless heritage for the people of today, as Sanskerta believes. Sanskerta is a yearly musical theatre production by the students of Universitas Prasetiya Mulya, a private university based in BSD, Tangerang, Indonesia. Sanskerta seeks to rekindle the love of Indonesian cultural and national values through performing art, combining acting, music, and dance in stories adapted from the Indonesian legacy.

BWW Previews: DREAMGIRLS Comes True by Jakarta Performing Arts CommunityBWW Previews: DREAMGIRLS Comes True by Jakarta Performing Arts Community
May 20, 2018

Jakarta Performing Arts Community (JPAC), the Jakarta-based musical theater community which in 2017 produced and performed an officially licensed version of WEST SIDE STORY will return this May with their 9th production, DREAMGIRLS.

BWW Previews: Jakarta Braces for Teater KataK's ROBIN OF SHERWOODBWW Previews: Jakarta Braces for Teater KataK's ROBIN OF SHERWOOD
May 8, 2018

Teater KataK will hold their 54th theatrical performance, ROBIN OF SHERWOOD, on May 11th-13th 2018 at Gedung Kesenian Jakarta, Jakarta. The play, adapted from the English folk tale of Robin Hood, will be performed in Bahasa Indonesia.

BWW Review: Robots Take Over the Stage in H2O REBORN RUPAKABWW Review: Robots Take Over the Stage in H2O REBORN RUPAKA
May 7, 2018

Cheers and boos from the raucous crowd filled Burhanuddin Stadium. BIG RIG, a stubby robot clad in yellow, threw a hefty punch at B-BOP. The latter, a three-headed robotic monstrosity, easily parried the attack. Its looming build countered with a direct hit at its opponent, smashing it against the rink. Rajit, B-BOP's owner and controller, whooped in victory.

BWW Previews: Bandung Musical Community brings Broadway to Bandung with MIDNIGHT IN BROADWAYBWW Previews: Bandung Musical Community brings Broadway to Bandung with MIDNIGHT IN BROADWAY
April 11, 2018

This upcoming Saturday (14/4), Bandung Musical Community will premiere their first public musical revue titled Midnight in Broadway. Bandung Musical Community, often abbreviated Bdgmusical, is a non-profit musical theater community based in Bandung, Indonesia.