Artists from across Bali, Indonesia and abroad are Bali bound to participate in the 29th Annual Bali Arts Festival June 16 July 1, 2007.
Conceived and created 29 years ago by Bali’s cultural visionary, then-Governor Ida Bagus Mantra, the Bali Arts Festival has grown to become a staple on the Island’s cultural calendar. Night after night from June 16 through July 14, 2007, Bali’s best gamelan orchestras, dance and drama groups, and visiting artists from overseas will take to the stage at various performance venues around Denpasar.
This year’s festival will see foreign artists from China and Japan perform.
As in year’s past, the Bali Arts Festival will commence with a massive parade of artists and Balinese culture centered in the Renon district of downtown Denpasar commencing at 3:00 p.m.