This video was originally published by The Lontar Foundation. In Kathryn Emerson's book Innovation, Style and Spectacle in Wayang: Purbo Asmoro and the Evolution of an Indonesian Performing Art (Singapore: NUS Press, 2022) there are references to these performances with timecodes that correspond to the recordings on this website.
Rama's Crown (Makutharama)
: Ki Pubro Asmoro Translated by
: Kathryn Emerson
October 25, 2008
Home of Professor Dr. Rahayu Supanggah. Benawa, Karanganyar, Central Java, Indonesia.
Head of team and cameraman:
Artists and wayang puppet set
A mix of Mayangkara and Pujangga Laras
Ngatirah, Suparni Setya Laras, Mulyani Cendhani Laras
Wayang Set Used:
Kyai Bantala, owned by Ki Purbo Asmoro